Tutorial 1: Learn Cadet Basics

Workshop Resources

Cadet Training!

As a new honorary space explorer, let’s go over some basics!

What Is A Database?

It is a type of container for you to hold and organize information. Think of a database like a bucket where you can place toys in so they don’t get lost and you can easily find them later. This bucket might hold smaller buckets to sort your toys.

Analogy

What is SQL?

SQL stands for “Structured Query Language” and like its name, it is a language that lets you talk to the database to get the information you need. A SQL command is like a sentence you say to the database.

SQL

What is a Table?

A table can be a database. Table

Now that you have some knowledge of what databases and SQL commands are, you will be learning how to use these on your missions! Continue to start your first official space adventure!