What is a Cursor in SQL? - Example & Syntax


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Which of the following operations does SQL allow you to perform?

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1. SQL was released by _____, and created by _____.

2. Which of the following describes an SQL cursor?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The cursor in SQL is the subject of these study resources. Answer questions on specifics, such as operations performed in SQL and the companies associated with SQL.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The goals of these assessments are as follows:

  • Describe an SQL cursor
  • Commands that are influenced by cursors
  • The first cursor command in a code

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the cursor in SQL
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding SQL cursors and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the first cursor command that's executed in a code

Additional Learning

To review the subject further, feel free to utilize the lesson named What is a Cursor in SQL? - Example & Syntax. Consider the subsequent points of interest as a study guide:

  • The purpose of using SQL
  • What a cursor is and how it's used
  • What SQL cursor syntax looks like
  • An example of a cursor code