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SQL exercises on employee Database: List the employees whose name is six characters in length and third character must be 'R'

SQL employee Database: Exercise-106 with Solution

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106. From the following table, write a SQL query to find those employees whose name is six characters in length and the third character must be 'R'. Return complete information about the employees.

Sample table: employees


Sample Solution:

SELECT *
FROM employees
WHERE length(emp_name)=6
  AND emp_name LIKE '__R%';

Sample Output:

 emp_id | emp_name | job_name | manager_id | hire_date  | salary  | commission | dep_id
--------+----------+----------+------------+------------+---------+------------+--------
  69324 | MARKER   | CLERK    |      67832 | 1992-01-23 | 1400.00 |            |   1001
(1 row)

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Sample Database: employee

employee database structure

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