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Exp19_Excel_Ch10_CapAssessment_Movie_Rentals

 

Project Description:

You are the systems manager for Blue City Movies Rentals and you have  been asked to create a report on historical sales data. To complete  your task you will combine and edit data from multiple sources using  Excel’s Power add-ins, XML, and text functions.

Start   Excel. Download and open the file named Exp19_Excel_Ch10_CapAssessment-MovieRentals.xlsx. Grader has automatically added   your last name to the beginning of the filename.

Use Get & Transform (Power   Query) to load the file e10c2Movies.txt   to the existing worksheet starting in cell A1. Be sure to load the   information to the data model.

Rename the worksheet Movies.

Use Get & Transfrom (Power   Query) to load the Account table from the xml file e10c2Contacts.xml into a new worksheet. Be sure to add the   information to the data model.

Rename the worksheet Contacts.

Use Get & Transfrom (Power   Query) to load the Rates table from the file e10c2Rates.xlsx into a new worksheet. Be sure to add the   information to the data model.

Rename the worksheet Rates.

Use Get & Transfrom (Power   Query) to load the StoreInfo table located in the database e10c2Transactions.accdb into a new   worksheet. Be sure to add the information to the data model.

Rename the worksheet StoreInfo.

Use Get & Transform (Power   Query) to load the Transactions table located in the database e10c2Transactions.accdb  in the Power   Query Editor. Use the Power Query Editor to change the  format of the Date   column from Date and Time to Date. Load the edited  data to a new worksheet   making sure to add the information to the data  model.

Rename the worksheet Transactions.

Create a relationship between   the Transactions table Account field and the Account table Account field. 

Create a relationship between   the Transactions table Store# and the StoreInfo table Store#.

Use PowerPivot to create a   PivotTable and clustered column PivotChart Horizontal on a new worksheet.   Name the worksheet TotalEarnings.  Use the Transactions table Date field in the   Filters area, Account  table Type field and Last field in the Rows area, and   Transactions  table Total field in the Values area. 

Add the chart title Total   Earnings.

Use 3D Maps (Power Maps) to   create a geographical visualization of  sales data by store. Use the Store Zip   as the location dimension and  the Transactions Total as the height dimension.   Zoom in as needed to  view results.

Save and close Exp19_Excel_Ch10_CapAssessment-MovieRentals.xlsx.   Exit Excel. Submit the file as directed.