Data, Information & Knowledge

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Define the term 'data'
Data is a set of raw facts and/ or figures
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Define the term 'information'
Information is data with a context or meaning that has been processed
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Define the term 'knowledge'
Knowledge is information with applied rules which gets to a conclusion
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What are advantages of encoding data?
1. Less memory or storage space on the hard drive 2. Easier to validate a single character 3. Faster search
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What are problems with encoding data?
Coarsening precision (eyes), value judgement (
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Information is data with a context or meaning that has been processed

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What are advantages of encoding data?

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