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Name: Flowcharting
ID: m19623
Language: English (en)
Summary: An introduction to flowcharting including the demonstration of functions and various control structures.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: flowcharting
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Copyright Holders: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Maintainers: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (

Latest version: 1.7 (history)
First publication date: Feb 13, 2009 10:14 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Mar 5, 2012 6:00 am -0600


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Version History

Version: 1.7 Mar 5, 2012 6:00 am -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Minor text correction.

Version: 1.6 Jan 15, 2010 2:16 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added Google Analytics.

Version: 1.5 Apr 28, 2009 10:48 am -0500 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Repair for printing.

Version: 1.4 Mar 7, 2009 4:21 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Typo correction. 

Version: 1.3 Feb 16, 2009 12:46 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Corrected the formation of some of the inline code.

Version: 1.2 Feb 14, 2009 4:42 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added definitions and prerequisit links.

Version: 1.1 Feb 13, 2009 10:17 pm -0600 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Initial Module.

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