SQL LEN() – MAX() – MID() – MID() FUNCTIONS

SQL LEN() FUNCTION

SQL LEN() FUNCTION

The LEN() function returns the length of the value in a text field.

SYNTAX

SELECT LEN (column name) FROM table_ name

EXAMPLE

SELECT LEN(Address) as AddressLength FROM Persons

RESULT

AddressLengt

10

 8

SQL MAX() FUNCTION

SQL MAX()FUNCTION

The MAX() function returns the largest value of the selected column

SYNTAX

SELECT MAX(Column-name) From table-name.

EXAMPLE

SELECT MAX(OnderPrice) AS LargestOrdePice FROM Orders.

RESULT

Largest Order Price

2500

SQL MID() FUNCTION

SQL MID() FUNCTION

The MID()function is used to extract  characters from  a text field.

SYNTAX

SELECT MID (column_ name,start(, length)) FROM table_ name

EXAMPLE

SELECT MID( City,1, 4) as SmallCity FROM Persons

RESULT

SmallCity

Sand

Sand

Stav

SQL MN() FUNCTION

SQL MIN() FUNCTION

The MIN() function returns the smallest value of the selected column.

SYNTAX

SELECT MIN (Column_name) FROM table_ name.

EXAMPLE

We have the following “Orders” table:

O-Id       OrderDate      OrderPrice       Customer

1     2011/11/07        1200              Johnson

2             2011/08/15        1500               Brown

3     2011/05/04         600               Johnson

4           2011/05/21           500              Johnson

5            2011/07/30   2500             Taylor

6     2011/10/08           300              Brown

EXAMPLE

SELECT MIN(OrderPrice) AS SmallestOrderPrice FROM Orders

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