Subject :Basic Science & Technology
Class : Pry 4
Topic:Data and information
Data are unprocessed facts that have no meaning to the user until after computer processing. Data are inputs to the computer. They are raw data
Examples of data
Data may be discrète or continuous
Information is a processed fact that has meaning to the user.This is what comes out after data have been processed.Information is an output from the computer.
Examples of information
The rate of criminality in Niger Delta
The number of covid 19 patients in Nigeria
The GDP of Nigeria year 2020
Sources of information
The following are sources of information:
1.State the meaning of data and information.
2.Mention four Sources of information.
3.Data are _____facts.
4.Information is a/an ______fact.