sql server - About T-SQL

Hi experts i am reading about:About T-SQL
but i do not understand:
SQL is declarative, not procedural (Describe what you want, don’t specify steps)

can explain me with an example, like hands on lab
enrique_aeoAsked:
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Tapan PattanaikSenior EngineerCommented:
Dear enrique_aeo,

Please check these below links.

Procedural, Semi-Procedural and Declarative Programming in SQL:

http://www.simple-talk.com/sql/t-sql-programming/procedural,-semi-procedural-and-declarative-programming-in-sql/


Procedural, Semi-Procedural and Declarative Programing Part II:

http://www.simple-talk.com/sql/t-sql-programming/procedural,-semi-procedural-and-declarative-programing-part-ii/

A COMPARISON OF DECLARATIVE AND PROCEDURALCONSTRAINTS IN DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS:

http://cuni.academia.edu/KarelRichta/Papers/260074/A_COMPARISON_OF_DECLARATIVE_AND_PROCEDURAL_CONSTRAINTS_IN_DATABASE_MANAGEMENT_SYSTEMS

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