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PowerPivot | Date functions exercise | Show the first and last day's transactions for a month
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To start, if you haven't already done so run the script in the above folder to generate the MAM database (not for commercial use or copying).
The aim of this exercise is to create the following pivot table, showing the total quantity of goods sold on the first and last day of each month and year:
It makes sense, for example, that the total for the last day of 2009 should be 231, since this is also the total for the last day of December.
A hint: one of the formula, for example, will be =calculate(sum('Transaction'[Quantity]),firstdate(Calendar[Date])).
Save this workbook as Fun, then close it down.