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Common Tasks

Simple Programs

Using Lamps

Turning the Cart

Using sensors


4. Reversing the Cart


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Changing Programs is really easy. We are going to change your first program so that:

  1. The Cart moves forward for 4 seconds,
  2. and then stops for 2 seconds.
  3. Before moving backwards for 4 seconds.


To create this program or edit a your previously made program. We shall be using the following icons.

C Motor Left Start Program 2 Sec timer Stop all All Stop A Motor Right
A Motor Left 4 Sec Timer Stop Program C Motor Right 4 Sec Timer  






What you have to do!

  1. In your Robolab Progress Grids Extension complete Task 6
    1. Drag Icons into what you think is the correct position. (click on and hold mouse button down while you drag)
    2. Correct positions are marked with Green Tick.
    3. Wrong positions are marked with Red Cross.
  2. Once the program is working tick Off Task 4 in the main Robolab Progress Grids.


Continue to Exercise 5:


S2 Courses


Some other Robots.

ASIMO - Humanoid Robot - Built by Honda ASIMO can walk, run, talk and can even climb stairs.
EMVIEW - a wheeled robot built by Hitachi to help to look after children and work around the home.
QRIO - Another walking robot built by Sony. Can sense heat and surfaces, recognize people through their voice or face, and respond with gestures or words to questions


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