Database Fundamentals Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following does not represent a typical scenario with respect to the use of a database by a hospital ?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is an example of a database?

Question 3 3. What is the primary strategic goal of database management for an organization?

Question 4 4. _____ can be used to add data to a record.

Question 5 5. A query can perform the following:

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Question 6 6. Which SQL statement would return ALL records from the artist table?

Question 7 7. What is data encryption?

Question 8 8. What is a firewall?

Question 9 9. What is a computer virus?

Question 10 10. How would a university that needs to have records of student grades store this information ?

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Question 11 11. Each column in a database table is also called _____?

Question 12 12. What are data?

Question 13 13. Computers represent data in a finite manner. What does this mean?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is an example of an integer data type?

Question 15 15. Which statement is false with respect to multimedia data types?

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Question 16 16. If you owned a business, how might you use data mining?

Question 17 17. What is a computer server?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is false with respect to distributed databases?

Question 19 19. Which of the following qualifies as 'big data'?

Question 20 20. What type of information is generally referred to as big data?

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Question 21 21. Which BEST describes the state of analysis of big data?

Question 22 22. Tim wants to enjoy cloud computing. He needs _____.

Question 23 23. What kind of services does cloud computing provide?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about cloud computing is INCORRECT?

Question 25 25. What would be the benefits to a chain of grocery stores from using a database?

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Question 26 26. _____ will add a new row to the table.

Question 27 27. What does the acronym DBA stand for in the context of information systems?

Question 28 28. What is the difference between data and information?

Question 29 29. What is the difference between analog and digital data?

Question 30 30. What is the primary advantage of using a distributed database?

Database Fundamentals Chapter Exam Instructions

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