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Databases Reporting with SQL Working with Text Getting the Length of a String

What am I missing

SELECT title, LENGTH(title) AS longest_length FROM books ORDER BY length ASC LIMIT 1;

This is what I came up with

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
212,257 Points

You're close, but you didn't reference the alias by the correct name, and the order must be descending for the first one to be the longest:

SELECT title, LENGTH(title) AS longest_length FROM books ORDER BY longest_length DESC LIMIT 1;

I got it thanks for the marks.