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Systems Analysis and Design, 6 th Edition Chapter 07 SA.doc Page 1 of 1 Name ____________________________ Date ___________________ Instructions: Fill in the best answer. 1. A(n) _______________ is a framework for organizing and storing data in an information system. 2. In a(n) __________________ system, processing is distributed throughout the organization. 3. A(n) ______________, also called an attribute, is a single characteristic or fact about an entity. 4. The process of creating table designs by assigning specific fields or attributes to each table in the database is called _______________. 5. A(n) _______________ is a set of one or more fields that can occur any number
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Unformatted text preview: of times in a single record, with each occurrence having different values. 6. A table is in __________________ if it does not contain a repeating group. 7. A(n) __________________ uses blocks of numbers for different classifications. 8. Physical storage involves a ________________, or block, which is the smallest data unit that can be handled by the operating system. 9. The actual number of logical records in a physical record is determined by the _____________________. 10. In the event of a file catastrophe, ____________________ can be used to restore the file or database to its current state at the time of the last backup....
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This note was uploaded on 10/05/2011 for the course ECON 2301 taught by Professor Econmaster during the Spring '11 term at Dallas Colleges.

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