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2. State one other reason codes are used:

  • a poor data source leads to poor information
  • its accurate
  • they are usually shorter and quicker to enter
  • whole numbers are easier to see

3. Define Direct data capture:

  • the collection of data for a particular purpose
  • accurate
  • raw facts and figures
  • the collection of data as a by product from another process

4. What is data?

  • raw facts and figures
  • up to date
  • binary code
  • accurate

5. What is meant by coding data?

  • a code is used to represent the data to allow processing to be more effective and to produce more useful information for the user.
  • a way of making sure data is accurate
  • putting the data into an appropriate binary code
  • storing data in code


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