** Definition of Flow Chart**

- A Flow Chart represents a sequence of operations or algorithms by using diagrams.

**More about Flow Chart**

- It is advisable to draw a flow chart before writing a computer program.

**Example of Flow Chart**

- See the following flow chart.

The flow chart shows the flow of data.

In the above flow chart, it shows the daily time table of a school boy.

**Solved Example on Flow Chart**

The flow chart shows the probability of getting a sum, which is a multiple of 5 when two dice are rolled. If Robert gets the sum as 8, according to the flow chart, what will Robert do next?

Choices:

A. Roll the dice again.

B. He subtracts 3 from 8 to proceed.

C. He adds 2 to 8 to proceed.

D. He gets the probability as 1/2.

Correct Answer: A

Solution:

Step 1:It is given that the flow chart shows the probability of getting a sum that is a multiple of 5 (5, 10, 15…).

Step 2:Robert gets the sum as 8, which is not a multiple of 5.

Step 3:So, Robert has to roll the dice again.

**Related Terms for Flow Chart**

- Carroll Diagram
- Scatter Diagram
- Tree Diagram
- Venn Diagram