Young Inventors Project ch.1

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Robotics class chapter 1 of YIP book.

analog sensor

a sensor that produces a range of results

compile

the action of translating a program to a language a robot can understand

data

information that can be read and processed by a computer

digital sensor

a sensor that can produce only two results, on or off

input

any information gathered from the physical world and processed into data through a sensor

machine

any mechanical or electrical device that reduces the energy normally required to perform tasks

NXT-G

the name of the LEGO NXT programming software that is icon based

output

any action that affects physical surroundings of a robot after a determined input

program

a set of instructions or rules that a robot or computer application follows to complete a set task

sensor

a device that can interpret information from its physical surroundings and pass along data to be used in a program

programming environment

a software application that enables a person to create programs that can then be compiled or translated into data that a robot can read

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