* A key attribute uniquely identifies an entity in the entity set.
candidate keys- primary key.
There can be multiple key attributes called candidate keys in a single entity.
A single candidate key is designated as the primary key.
* Primary key is underlined
* NID – candidate key
* Sometimes, a group of attributes make up the key. This is called a composite key.
* Always, the minimal set of attributes are considered for the key.
A key is a minimal set of attributes whose values uniquely identify an entity in the set.