Access | Advanced queries exercise | Joins - highest box office film title

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Software ==> Access  (66 exercises)
Version ==> Access 2010 and later
Topic ==> Advanced queries  (16 exercises)
Level ==> Harder than average
Subject ==> Access training
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Open the database in the above folder.

Create a grouping and totalling query which shows the highest box office by year:

Access 2010 exercise - Advanced queries (image 1)

The second field has been renamed, because we want to refer to it later in another query

Save this query as BoxOfficeMaxByYear, then close it down.

Create a second query based on the first query showing the title for each year of the highest grossing film:

Access 2010 exercise - Advanced queries (image 2)

This query joins the Films table to a query

Save this query as BoxOfficeMaxTitles, then close it and the database down.

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