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Databases Querying Relational Databases Set Operations Set Operations

Geovani Mejia
Geovani Mejia
Front End Web Development Techdegree Student 7,940 Points

Help with Querying Relational Databases


There are two tables Fruit and Vegetable table. The Fruit table has a FruitID and a Name column and the Vegetable table has a VegetableID and Name column.

Create a list of all fruits and vegetables starting with the letters A through K . In other words all fruit and vegetables that don't start with the letter L to Z.


SELECT Name FROM Fruit WHERE Name >= "A" AND Name <= "K" UNION SELECT Name FROM Vegetable WHERE Name >= "A" AND Name <= "K" ORDER BY name;

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,596 Points

Your range isn't quite inclusive enough. For example, Name <= "K" would cover the letter "K" itself but not a word like "Kale".

Try Name < "L", it would cover all words that begin with K.