The dictionary meaning of ‘Pseudo’ is ‘fake’ or ‘false’. So , general meaning of pseudo code is fake code or false code. when we are programming, we prepare an algorithm, then we prepare flowchart. Before coding the program in editor, we prepare a code that looks like a program which may not be syntactically correct but looks like a program code. This program like code is called pseudo code. since the program and the computer language that are in use these days are structured , the pseudo code is also called ‘structured code’ or ‘structured English’
Example: For calculating average of given two numbers.
Input first no and second no
Calculate average = (first no. + Second no.)/2