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Automation & Robotic

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How many years ago was the idea for robots first conceived? over 3000 years ago; the early puppeteers
T or F Automation always involves robotics false
The verbs MOVE, SENSE and RESPOND are common characteristics of what generation of robot? 2nd
First generation robots were mostly created for what type of work? factory
Describe Automation. Imitating the work of humans or animals.
The prefix 'auto' means self
First generation robots were designed around completing jobs that can be described as the 3 D's. What are those 3, D-words? dangerous, difficult, dull
T or F First generation robots simulate more human tasks than second generation robots do. false
What generation of robot would Curiosity, the current Mar's Rover, belong to? 2nd generation
A _______ is a machine that performs complicated tasks and is guided by automatic controls. robot
A robot that paints is probably best classified as a/n _____ robot. industrial
A robot that assists with a cornea (of the eye) replacement is probably best classified as a/n ____ robot. medical
A robot that cuts through steel is probably best classified as a/n _____ robot. industrial
A robot that will get an object for someone is probably best classified as a/n _____ robot. assistive
Curiosity, the Mar's Rover, might be classified under TWO categories. Name those two. military or exploratory
A robot that reminds you to take your medicine or fills you in on the latest-breaking news is probably best classified as a/n _____ robot. assistive (however social would work too)
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