What are flowchart symbols?
The symbols used in a flowchart are basic symbols such as the arrow, oval, rectangle, parallelogram, and diamond. Each symbol is used for a specific purpose. See the following table for what each shape represents.
|Oval||Start or end|
|Rectangle||A step in the process|
|Diamond||A decision point in the process|
|Parallelogram||Input that is needed or output produced|