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This tipsheet is an exercise in Microsoft Access analysis, using a database of dam inspections as an example. Even if you don\'t have the dam database at your fingertips to practice, the second portion of this tipsheet may still be useful. LaFleur shares the answers to the exercise questions, illustrated by many screen shots and lots of query language.
This tipsheet proposes a hypothetical situation and then walks the reporter how to use CAR while covering the breaking news. In the hypothetical situation, a plane crashes. The tipsheet suggests resources and databases that would be helpful in covering the accident.