WISE OWL EXERCISES
POWER BI EXERCISES
- PowerPivot data models (7)
- Pivot tables using PowerPivot (2)
- Using Excel tables (3)
- Using other data sources (1)
- Transforming data (Power Query) (7)
- Calculated columns (7)
- Measures (2)
- The CALCULATE function (15)
- More advanced DAX functions (5)
- Calendars (1)
- Date functions (10)
- Hierarchies (2)
- KPIs (5)
- Power View (4)
- Power BI Desktop overview (3)
- Power BI Desktop maps (1)
PowerPivot | The CALCULATE function exercise | Use CALCULATE with filters to pick out 2 data points
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If you've just created a file called Clever PowerPivot, you should be able to use this as the basis for this exercise too. Otherwise, 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).
Your manager wants to compare reptile sales for Bluewater store - A with amphibian sales for Bluewater store - B. Who are you to argue? Create a pivot table which does the job:
A pivot table to do the job, containing two measures.
Create a simple pivot table just to check that your figures are correct:
Reptile sales for Bluewater store - A are looking good ...
Save this workbook as Managers - who would have them, then close it down.