A collection of 21 articles from SQL Server Pro and written by Itzik Ben-Gan that demonstrate practical, advanced tips for using T-SQL. Also included are 18 logic puzzles that Itzik included in many of his articles. SQL querying problems often require you to deal with logical challenges. Sometimes the logical parts are more difficult to figure out than the technical, SQL-specific, parts. If you’re looking for ways to improve your logic skills, one of the things you can do is to try and solve pure logic puzzles. The kind of thinking needed to solve these puzzles is similar to the kind of thinking required to solve some SQL querying challenges.
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