diagram shapes

General diagram shapes

Basic or general diagrams shapes here are diagrams with a typical basic shape.

Overview of diagrams constructed in some type of general shape

[edit]Block diagram

block diagram is a diagram, in which the principal parts or functions are represented by blocks connected by lines, that show the relationships of the blocks. See also Category:Block diagrams.

[edit]Cycle diagrams

Diagrams representing a cycle. See Category:Cycle diagrams

[edit]Cluster diagrams

Cluster diagrams represents some kind of cluster. See also Category:Cluster diagrams

[edit]Ladder diagrams

Diagrams in some shapes of a ladder, with two or more spots. See Category:Ladder diagrams

[edit]Network diagrams

network diagram is any diagram representing a network and or a diagram with buidling blocks in the shape of a network. See also Category:Network diagrams

[edit]Round diagrams

Diagrams in a round shape. See Category:Round diagrams

[edit]Spiral diagrams

Diagrams representing a spiral shape. See Category:Spiral diagrams

[edit]Timeline diagrams

timeline is a graphical representation of a chronological sequence of events, also referred to as a chronology. See also Category:Timelines

[edit]Tree diagrams

Tree diagrams with tree-like shapes. See also Category:Tree diagrams

[edit]Triangular diagrams

Diagrams in a triangular shape. See Category:Triangular diagrams

[edit]General concept diagrams

Basic or general diagrams with a typical basic concept, present in multple fields of application.

Overview of the types of diagrams, representing a general concept

[edit]Activity diagram

Activity diagrams show a sequence of activities. See also Category:Activity diagrams

[edit]Comparison diagram

Diagrams that compare objects between themselves, for example to show the largest planes or buildings. See Category:Comparison diagrams

[edit]Decision diagrams

[edit]Explanatory diagrams

[edit]Flow diagrams

flow diagram is a general type of diagram, that shows a sequence of activities and or decisions. See also Category:Flow diagrams

See also

[edit]Phase diagrams

[edit]Process diagrams

[edit]State diagrams

[edit]Timing diagrams


  • Abstract versus illustrated diagrams
  • Spatial versus non spatial diagrams
  • Statical versus dynamical diagrams

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