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Robotics Definition

TermDefinition
Build Construct by putting parts or material together over a period of time.
Computer An electronic device for storing and processing data, typically in binary form, according to instructions given to it in a variable program.
Fun Enjoyment, amusement, or lighthearted pleasure.
Remote Situated far from the main centers of population; distant.
Gears One of a set of toothed wheels that work together to alter the relation between the speed of a driving mechanism
Sensor A device which detects or measures a physical property and records, indicates, or otherwise responds to it.
Arduino A n open-source hardware and software company, project and user community that designs and manufactures single-board microcontrollers.
Vex Robotics A robotics competition for elementary through university students.
Robot A machine resembling a human being and able to replicate certain human movements and functions automatically.
Mindstorms Is the third generation robotics kit in Lego's Mindstorms line.
Edison Robot Is a powerful, engaging tool for teaching kids STEM, computational thinking and computer programming in a hands-on way.
MakeBlock Is a graphical programming environment based on Scratch 2.0 Open Source Code that makes it easy to program Arduino projects and create interactive applications.
Autonomous Having the freedom to govern itself or control its own affairs.
Beams A long, sturdy piece of squared timber or metal spanning an opening or part of a building, usually to support the roof or floor above.
Bushings A metal lining for a round hole, especially one in which an axle revolves.
Connectors A thing which links two or more things together.
Light The natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible.
Pegs A short cylindrical piece of wood, metal, or plastic, typically tapered at one end, that is used for holding things together, hanging things on, or marking a position.
Programming The action or process of writing computer programs.
Tower A tall, narrow building, either freestanding or forming part of a building such as a church or castle.
Axles A rod or spindlet passing through the center of a wheel or group of wheels.
Belts A strip of leather or other material worn around the waist or across the chest, especially in order to support clothes or carry weapons.
Command Give an authoritative order.
Control The power to influence or direct people's behavior or the course of events.
Input What is put in, taken in, or operated on by any process or system.
Motors A machine, especially one powered by electricity or internal combustion, that supplies motive power for a vehicle or for some other device with moving parts.
Plates Cover with a thin coating or film of a different metal.
Pulleys A wheel with a grooved rim around which a cord passes. It acts to change the direction of a force applied to the cord and is chiefly used to raise heavy weights.
Sensors A device which detects or measures a physical property and records, indicates, or otherwise responds to it.
Wheels A circular object that revolves on an axle and is fixed below a vehicle or other object to enable it to move easily over the ground.
Batteries A container consisting of one or more cells, in which chemical energy is converted into electricity and used as a source of power.
Brick Cause to become completely unable to function, typically on a permanent basis.
Download Copy from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet.
Language The method of human communication, either spoken or written, consisting of the use of words in a structured and conventional way.
Output The amount of something produced by a person, machine, or industry.
Ports A town or city with a harbor where ships load or unload, especially one where customs officers are stationed.
RCX A Lego Mindstorms controller device.
Software The programs and other operating information used by a computer.
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