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ddeme
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Posted - 01/22/2014 :  16:04:20  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
This is my data which had two tables
album(asin, title, artist, price, release, label, rank)
track(album, dsk, posn, song)

This is my question
Wagner's Ring cycle has an imposing 173 tracks, Bing Crosby clocks up 101 tracks.

List albums so that the album with the most tracks is first. Show the title and the number of tracks

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Posted - 01/22/2014 :  16:28:20  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Show us what you have tried so far as this is obviously a homework question. We will help with homework but won't do your homework for you.

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ddeme
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Posted - 01/22/2014 :  16:45:19  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
SELECT title, count(asin)
FROM album join track on (asin=album)
ORDER BY count(*) DESC

this is how i tried and the result is i am getting the total count

title count(asin)
The Very Best Of Elvis Costello And The Attraction 3267

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Lamprey
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Posted - 01/22/2014 :  18:12:20  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
You need a GROUP BY clause.
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ddeme
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Posted - 01/23/2014 :  23:24:22  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
thank you got the result.....:)
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