Review Questions Chapter 1 and 2
Review Questions (1.1 - 1.7)
1.1 Define the following terms: data, database, DBMS, database system, database catalog, program-data independence, user view, DBA, end user, canned transaction, deductive database system, persistent object, meta-data, and transaction-processing application.
a) Data: Known facts that can be recorded and that have implicit meaning.
b) Database: Collection of related data.
c) DBMS: Is a collection of programs that enables users to maintain a database.
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