Some Examples of a Database Include:Phone BookReceiptsDictionary, EncyclopediasAddress BookAutomated Card Catalog
Stores can use a database to see who bought whatand how much they bought it for.Banks can use a database to keep track of differenttransactions.Restaurants managers can use a database to see howmany hours employees worked.Food companies can use a database to see how manyitems from their company were sold. They can alsomeasure inventory.
There are three types of views when using database.• Design View: allows you to create field names and data types• Datasheet View: allows you to enter information. It displays the field names in a row and column format• List View: displays more than one record at a time
There are three parts to adatabase. They include:1. Field2. Entry3. Record
Field, Entry, and Record A field is a category of information in a database. A record is an entire set of field entries An entry is the information being entered into a field or record. Example: There are 5 fields, 3 records, and 15 entries. 5x3=15
• There are three major database functions:1. Database Report2. Sorting3. Filter/ Query
• A database report allows you to organize and summarize parts of a database• Sorting allows you to put information in alphabetical or numerical order (a-z, z-a or 1-10)• A filter/query displays records that meet a certain criteria
• Can find a specific file quickly • Accurate• Can make reports and show which goals and criterias are being met • Can sort and put files in alphabetical order
• What is are some advantages of database?• What are the 3 parts to a database?• What are some examples of a database? How do you use them in your everyday life?• What do businesses, such as a restaurant, use a database for?