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Robotics Volcabulary

TermDefinition
Build construct (something, typically something large) 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 denoting a device which can only be accessed by means of a network.
Sensor a device which detects or measures a physical property and records, indicates, or otherwise responds to it.
Arduino an open-source platform used for building electronics projects.
Vex Robotics It is a subset of VEX Robotics, which is in turn a subset of Innovation First International.
Mindstorms a series of programmable robotics kits
Edison Robot is a powerful, engaging tool for teaching kids computational thinking and computer programming in a hands-on way.
Makeblock a graphical programming environment based on Scratch 2.0 Open Source Code
Autonomous denoting or performed by a device capable of operating without direct human control.
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 type of plain bearing. Bushing (electrical), an insulated device that allows a conductor to pass through a grounded conducting barrier.
Connectors a device for keeping two parts of an electric circuit in contact.
Gears used in reference to the level of effort or intensity expended in an activity or undertaking
Light the natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible.
Pegs a point or limit on a scale, especially of exchange rates
Programming provide (a computer or other machine) with coded instructions for the automatic performance of a task.
Robot a machine capable of carrying out a complex series of actions automatically, especially one programmable by a computer
Tower a tall, narrow building, either freestanding or forming part of a building such as a church or castle.
Axles a rod or spindle (either fixed or rotating) passing through the center of a wheel or group of wheels.
Belts a continuous band of material used in machinery for transferring motion from one wheel to another
Command an instruction or signal that causes a computer to perform one of its basic functions.
Control the base from which a system or activity is directed
Input put (data) into a computer.
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 a thin, flat sheet or strip of metal or other material, typically one used to join or strengthen things or forming part of a machine.
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 (typically in combination) to raise heavy weights.
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.
Bricks a large and relatively heavy mobile phone, typically an early model with limited functionality.
Language a system of symbols and rules for writing programs or algorithms.
Output the power, energy, or other results supplied by a device or system.
Ports a town or city with a harbor where ships load or unload, especially one where customs officers are stationed.
Rcx The Circumflex branch of left coronary artery
Software the programs and other operating information used by a computer.
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