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Databases Reporting with SQL Working with Text Creating Excerpts

Bummer Error

I wrote

SELECT SUBSTR (first_name, 1, 1) || " " AS initial, last_name FROM customers;

and got

Bummer: Expecting results like 'L Chalkley' not 'L Chalkley'.

I am confused because the results are the same. What am I missing?

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,760 Points

The output looks the same, but the challenge isn't expecting the extra space that is being concatenated onto the end of the initial.