OCA Oracle Database SQL Certified Expert Exam Guide (Exam 1Z0-047)

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December 23, 2009


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0071614214 / 9780071614214


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A Fully Integrated Study System for OCA Exam 1Z0-047

Prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate SQL Certified Expert exam with help from this exclusive Oracle Press guide. In each chapter, you'll find challenging exercises, practice questions, and a two-minute drill to highlight what you've learned. This authoritative guide will help you pass the test and serve as your essential on-the-job reference. Get complete coverage of all objectives for exam 1Z0-047, including:

  • DDL and SQL SELECT statements
  • Manipulating, restricting, and sorting data
  • Single-row and group functions
  • Subqueries
  • Schema objects
  • Set operators
  • Data dictionary views
  • Large data sets
  • Hierarchical retrieval
  • Regular expression support
  • User access control
  • And more

On the CD-ROM:

  • One full practice exam
  • Detailed answers and explanations
  • Score report performance assessment tool
  • Complete electronic book
  • Bonus exam available with free online registration

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Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to SQL
Chapter 2. Using DDL Statements to Create and Manage Tables
Chapter 3. Manipulating Data
Chapter 4. Retrieving Data Using the SQL SELECT Statement
Chapter 5. Restricting and Sorting Data
Chapter 6. Using Single-Row Functions to Customize Output
Chapter 7. Reporting Aggregated Data Using the Group Functions
Chapter 8. Displaying Data from Multiple Tables
Chapter 9. Retrieving Data Using Subqueries
Chapter 10. Creating Other Schema Objects
Chapter 11. Managing Schema Objects
Chapter 12. Using the Set Operators
Chapter 13. Generating Reports by Grouping Related Data
Chapter 14. Managing Objects with Data Dictionary Views
Chapter 15. Manipulating Large Data Sets
Chapter 16. Hierarchical Retrieval
Chapter 17. Regular Expression Support
Chapter 18. Controlling User Access
Appendix A. About the CD

Author comments

Steve O'Hearn has been an Oracle Certified Application Developer since 1999. He has designed databases for 23 years for clients such as the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, the FAA, the World Bank, NASA, and others. He has served as a Chief Technology Officer, a consultant, and Instructor, and is the author of several computer books, including the "Oracle OCP Developer PL/SQL Program Units Exam Guide," from Oracle Press.

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