Access - make new table with top "n" rows

I have a table that lists frequencies of occurrence. - that has over 1000 rows.

I have sorted by count of frequency.

Please offer how I can select just the top "n" rows (example 10 rows) into a new table.

Thank you.
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Dale FyeOwner, Developing Solutions LLCCommented:
you can use the TOP predicate in your query:

FROM yourTable as T

The down side of this is that if you have freq counts of :

20, 20, 20, 19, 18, 18,18, 17, 17, 17, 17, 17, 17, 17, 16, 16, 16

the records in italics represent the top 10, but you would get all of the records associated with all of the bolded records.  The Top Predicate will identify the value associated with the 10th record and will include all records with a similar value.  You can mitigate this if you add another column to the ORDER BY clause

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Thank you.
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