ICT - Database Questions

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ICT Quizzes & Trivia

This Quiz follows on from the the presentation given on Databases.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a collection of data or information called, that is stored in a logical and structured way?
    • A. 

      Field

    • B. 

      Story

    • C. 

      Database

    • D. 

      Column

    • E. 

      Spreadsheet

  • 2. 
    Which are examples of the advantages of a using a paper based database?
    • A. 

      They are portable

    • B. 

      They generally do not require special training

    • C. 

      They can be updated easily

    • D. 

      They will work in a powercut

    • E. 

      They are expensive to set up

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      They can be lost

    • B. 

      They are hard to update or copy

    • C. 

      It takes very little time to search using a paper database

    • D. 

      They are expensive to keep up to date

    • E. 

      They need lots of space to store them

  • 4. 
    One piece of information stored about a thing or person is called a _____.
  • 5. 
    In a Database, what is Data or Information stored in?
    • A. 

      Garage

    • B. 

      Storeroom

    • C. 

      Online Server

    • D. 

      Table

    • E. 

      Filing cabinet

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      ...is the diagonal line of data made up from a number of random fields.

    • B. 

      ...is the name of the vinyl disk to store music recordings.

    • C. 

      ...is the single identification label given to a person or item.

    • D. 

      ...is the single piece of information about a person or item

    • E. 

      ...is all of the data about one person or item.

  • 7. 
     Tables can contain many records. Records run in: parallel/ time/ rows?
  • 8. 
    A persons' First name, Last name, Date of Birth (DOB), Height, Eye colour and Address are all types of what? 
    • A. 

      Records

    • B. 

      Fields

    • C. 

      Tables

    • D. 

      Files

    • E. 

      Tags