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Great job! Now that you can CREATE a SQLite data table and INSERT a single row, let’s insert multiple rows of data with the .executemany() method.

In the example below, an object new_students contains a list of the rows we want to insert. These rows follow the same table schema of the already existing students table.

# Insert multiple values into table at once new_students = [(102, 'Joe', 32, '2022-05-16', 'Pass'), (103, 'Stacy', 10, '2022-05-16', 'Pass'), (104, 'Angela', 21, '2022-12-20', 'Pass'), (105, 'Mark', 21, '2022-12-20', 'Fail'), (106, 'Nathan', 21, '2022-12-20', 'Pass') ] # Insert values into the students table cursor.executemany('''INSERT INTO students VALUES (?,?,?,?,?)''', new_students)

This last line of code uses the same SQL commands INSERT INTO table_name VALUES that we used in the previous exercise. However, within parentheses, there is a list of question marks that act as field placeholders. The five question marks represent each of the five fields in the database we are inserting values into. Lastly, we include the object new_students at the end of the .executemany() method.

Instructions

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The module sqlite3, connection object, and cursor object are already in your text editor.

Notice that the object new_rows is in your text editor. new_rows has a tuple list with the rows of data that you will insert into new_table.

Using the .executemany() method, insert new_rows into the table new_table.

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