Q2. What is data?
The word DATA is derived from Latin language. Data is the plural of Datum, but data is usually used as singular.
The data is any collection of facts or figures or data is raw material that is fed into the computer for processing through given program.
• Marks obtained in different papers
• Name of students
• Events in the City
• Survey reports
• Designation of employees.
• Photographs, pictures input into the computer.