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Reporting with SQL - Challenge question

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

ummm... Pretty sure those are the exact same thing lol...

Hi Treehouse fam, I'm working on a challenge and can't seem to figure it out.

Here's the question: In an ecommerce database there's a customers table with id, username, first_name, last_name, password, email and phone columns. Create a report from the customers table that shows their first initial of their first name and alias it as initial. Select their last name too.

Here's my response: SELECT SUBSTR(first_name, 1, 1) AS initial || " " || last_name FROM customers;

1 Answer

last_name should be selected as a separate column