Chapter Four - Data Organization and Meet Your GIS

Chapter Goals

  1. Define and explain data models
  2. Define file nomenclature
  3. Explain the importance of data organization
  4. Recognize the major parts in the software layout within ArcCatalog
  5. Recognize the major parts in the software layout within ArcMap
  6. Define and explain relational database management system
  7. Define and explain relational database
  8. Define and explain a geodatabase
  9. Define feature dataset
  10. Define raster catalog
  11. Name the first three rules of naming files in ArcGIS
  12. Define default geodatabase