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SQL > SQL Syntax In this page, we list the SQL syntax for each of the SQL commands in this

tutorial, making this an easy reference for someone to learn SQL. For detailed explanations of each SQL syntax, please go to the individual section by clicking on the keyword. The purpose of this page is to have a quick reference page for SQL syntax, so you can learn SQL more quickly. Bookmark this page now by pressing Control-D so you can have this syntax page handy. Select Statement SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" Distinct SELECT DISTINCT "column_name" FROM "table_name" Where SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" WHERE "condition" And/Or SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" WHERE "simple condition" {[AND|OR] "simple condition"}+ In SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" WHERE "column_name" IN ('value1', 'value2', ...) Between SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" WHERE "column_name" BETWEEN 'value1' AND 'value2' Like SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" WHERE "column_name" LIKE {PATTERN} Order By SELECT "column_name" FROM "table_name" [WHERE "condition"] ORDER BY "column_name" [ASC, DESC] Count SELECT COUNT("column_name")

.) VALUES ("value1".. . SUM("column_name2") FROM "table_name" GROUP BY "column_name1" HAVING (arithematic function condition) Create Table Statement CREATE TABLE "table_name" ("column 1" "data_type_for_column_1". . "column 2" "data_type_for_column_2"..... SUM("column_name2") FROM "table_name" GROUP BY "column_name1" Having SELECT "column_name1". "value2". .) Update Statement UPDATE "table_name" SET "column_1" = [new value] WHERE {condition} Delete From Statement DELETE FROM "table_name" WHERE {condition} . "column2". ) Drop Table Statement DROP TABLE "table_name" Truncate Table Statement TRUNCATE TABLE "table_name" Insert Into Statement INSERT INTO "table_name" ("column1".FROM "table_name" Group By SELECT "column_name1".