List: Reading/Writing Activities
for adult learners
1: Write a short definition for each of the following database
terms. To move from one line to the next, press
the TAB key or simply click in the next line.
2: Respond to the questions about the list below.
Q1: How many fields are
there in the list?
How many records are there in the list?
Study the names. How is the list organized to help you find
3: Write a short paragraph describing three ways in which
databases can be useful. Give an example after each way.
the model paragraph describing possible uses of Microsoft Word. Write
a similar paragraph about Microsoft Access.
Word is a word processing program that has many uses. Word can be
used to write many different documents, such as letters, reports or
notes. People also use Word to create labels. For example, Word can
produce address labels, labels for file folders and labels for
books. Finally, Word can be used to create flyers and announcements
for events, including sales, parties and meetings. Word is a vary
popular program, and it is easy to see why!
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