Learning Math and Coding with Robots

Linkbot Image Mindstorm Image Cursor Image
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Grid:
Tics Lines:
Width px
Hash Lines:
Width px
Labels:
Font px
Trace Lines:
Robot 1:
Width px
Robot 2:
Width px
Robot 3:
Width px
Robot 4:
Width px
Axes: x-axis y-axis Show Grid
Grid: 24x24 inches 36x36 inches 72x72 inches
96x96 inches 192x192 inches
Quad: 4 quadrants 1 quadrant Hardware
Units: US Customary Metric
Background: Background Image

Robot 1

Linkbot
Mindstorm
Initial Position:
( in, in)
Initial Angle:
deg
Current Position: (0 in, 0 in)
Current Angle: 0 deg
Wheel Radius:
Track Width:
in

Robot 2

Linkbot
Mindstorm
Initial Position:
( in, in)
Initial Angle:
deg
Current Position: (0 in, 6 in)
Current Angle: 0 deg
Wheel Radius:
Track Width:
in

Robot 3

Linkbot
Mindstorm
Initial Position:
( in, in)
Initial Angle:
deg
Current Position: (0 in, 12 in)
Current Angle: 0 deg
Wheel Radius:
Track Width:
in

Robot 4

Linkbot
Mindstorm
Initial Position:
( in, in)
Initial Angle:
deg
Current Position: (0 in, 18 in)
Current Angle: 0 deg
Wheel Radius:
Track Width:
in

Equations - Solving for Missing Values and Modeling their Solution
Problem Statement:
Drive the two robots forward to the line x = 5. Robot 1 will travel at a rate of 5 in/sec. Robot 2 will travel at a rate of 7 in/sec. Both robots need to finish at the line x = 15 and start at the same time.
/* Code generated by RoboBlockly v2.0 */
#include <linkbot.h>
CLinkbotI robot1;
double radius1 = 1.75;
CLinkbotI robot2;
double radius2 = 1.75;

robot1.setSpeed(5, radius1);
robot2.setSpeed(6, radius2);
robot1.driveTimeNB(3);
robot2.driveTime(2.5);
robot1.moveWait();
/* Code generated by RoboBlockly v2.0 */
#include <linkbot.h>
CLinkbotI robot1;
CLinkbotI robot2;
double radius1 = 1.75;
double radius2 = 1.75;

robot1.traceColor("red", 4);
robot2.traceColor("green", 4);
robot1.setSpeed(5, radius1);
robot2.setSpeed(6, radius2);
robot1.driveDistanceNB(15, radius1);
robot2.driveDistance(15, radius2);
robot1.moveWait();
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Problem Statement:
Drive the two robots forward to the line x = 5. Robot 1 will travel at a rate of 5 in/sec. Robot 2 will travel at a rate of 7 in/sec. Both robots need to finish at the line x = 15 and start at the same time.

		
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