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Accessing Data with Microsoft .NET Framework 4: LINQ to XML

Suggested Practices

To help you successfully master the exam objectives presented in this chapter, complete the following tasks. You should create at least one application that uses LINQ to XML for querying data. You can do this by completing the practices at the ends of Lessons 1 and 2 or by performing the following Practice 1.

  • Practice 1 Create an application that queries XML data. This could be an application that reads RSS feeds or XML from a web service.

  • Practice 2 Complete Practice 1 and then add code to produce a transformation of the XML to a different type.