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I'm looking for a tutorial on pseudocode and how to properly translate eveyday task such as mowing lawn or driving a car into pseudocode. I have searched around on the internet but get a wide range of information. Any help would be useful.
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Pseudocode is a way of thinking out a program in terms of a programming language, without actually using a programming language.

So, for example, for mowing the lawn, some pseudocode could look like:

if the lawn is greater than 5 inches long, then mow the lawn.
It could also look more formatted like a programming language:
function mowTheLawn()
   use lawnMower on lawn

if (lawn > 5)
   mowTheLawn()
Basically, pseudocode can look however you want it to look, as by definition it doesn't follow any specific syntax.
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Pretty much think about creating a set of instructions for a program, that a human can read. If you look at his examples, you can see that they are geared toward helping him write a program. However, someone who knows english can still understand what his instructions are.

If you were to look at making a program to simulate cooking, you can kind of look at the cooking directions as the pseudocode.
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