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Introduction to SQL

Challenge: North America Population SortChallenge: North America Population Sort

Task

Write an SQL query to retrieve the id,name, population, and continent from the country table (please retrieve these columns in this order), returning only rows with the 'North America' continent, and displaying the result in descending order by population.

Note

Note that north america is not the same as North America. Be careful and write correctly: North America.

Here's a short example of the country table:

idnamecontinentregionsurfaceareacapitalpopulation
1JapanAsiaEastern Asia377829Tokyo126714000
2LatviaEuropeNULL64589Riga2424200
3MexicoNorth AmericaCentral America1958201Mexico City98881000
.....................
15MaltaEuropeSouthern Europe316Valletta380200

Everything was clear?

Section 3. Chapter 2
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Introduction to SQL

Challenge: North America Population SortChallenge: North America Population Sort

Task

Write an SQL query to retrieve the id,name, population, and continent from the country table (please retrieve these columns in this order), returning only rows with the 'North America' continent, and displaying the result in descending order by population.

Note

Note that north america is not the same as North America. Be careful and write correctly: North America.

Here's a short example of the country table:

idnamecontinentregionsurfaceareacapitalpopulation
1JapanAsiaEastern Asia377829Tokyo126714000
2LatviaEuropeNULL64589Riga2424200
3MexicoNorth AmericaCentral America1958201Mexico City98881000
.....................
15MaltaEuropeSouthern Europe316Valletta380200

Everything was clear?

Section 3. Chapter 2
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