Data and information are essentially the same thing.
Data processing can be as simple as organizing data to reveal patterns.
Data constitute the building blocks of information.
Homework #1 CIS 1200
1. Define each of the following terms:
a. Data raw facts, or facts that have not yet been processed to reveal their meaning to the end user.
b. Field An alphabetic or numeric character or group of characters that defines a characteris
1. Discuss the importance of data models.
Data models are important, as they not only represent more complex real-world data structures, but they
are a communication tool for users looking to turn data into information.
2. What is a business rule, a