What is a data provider?
A data provider is a code component that is used by your application to connect to a specific database format.
What is a table?
A table is a collection of data, usually on a particular subject such as customers, employees, and so on.
What may each row in a table also be called?
Each row in a table also may be called a record.
What class represents a connection to a data source?
The OleDbConnection class represents a connection to a data source.
What class would you use to package a database connection with a set of data commands?
You use the OleDbDataAdapter class to package a database connection with a set of data commands.
What does Server Explorer enable you to do?
Server Explorer enables you to view and make changes to databases on your computer or on any other computer to which you have network access and permissions.
What may each column in a table also be called?
Each column in a table also may be called a field.
What is ADO.NET?
The code components used for database access in the .NET class library are referred to by the name ADO.NET.
What class would you use to execute commands to a database?
You use the OleDbCommand class to execute commands to a database.
What is a DataSet?
A DataSet is a representation of the data stored in RAM.
Thanks to :
Visual C# 2005 Demystified
by Jeff Kent
McGraw-Hill/Osborne © 2006