Relational Model concept
Relational model can represent as a table with columns and rows. Each row is known as a tuple. Each table of the column has a name or attribute.
Domain: It contains a set of atomic values that an attribute can take.
Attribute: It contains the name of a column in a particular table. Each attribute Ai must have a domain, dom(Ai)
Relational instance: In the relational database system, the relational instance is represented by a finite set of tuples. Relation instances do not have duplicate tuples.
Relational schema: A relational schema contains the name of the relation and name of all columns or attributes.
Relational key: In the relational key, each row has one or more attributes. It can identify the row in the relation uniquely.
Example: STUDENT Relation
Properties of Relations