Intro to Robotics Level A Curriculum Updates
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Changes Posted on 10/1/2019 - To download a copy of the pages modified in this update click here.
|Lesson 1 - Page 12 - Image Update||Modified battery images to clarify position of positive and negative terminals on the battery.|
|Lesson 2 - Page 30 - Resistor Color Code||Text decoding 4-band resistor incorrectly identified black as color for value of 1. Color updated to brown as a 220-ohm resistor should be red, red, brown, gold.|
|Lesson 4 - Page 67 - Image Update||Image did not show both ends of jumper wire D. Image updated to show connections at both ends.|
|Lesson 5 - Page 74 - Activity Update||Activity overview and Activity #1 incorrectly referenced using circuit from Lesson 2 as starting point, but circuit from Lesson 3 was needed. References changed from Lesson 2 to Lesson 3.|
|Lesson 7 - Page 114 - Incorrect Answer||Question 3 in Questions for Understanding changed to "No, it's possible for a component to look perfect on the outside but still fail internally".|
|Lesson 9 - Page 153 - Activity Update||Added note about the possibility of needing to press additional keys during upgrades due to updates in software and license agreements.|
|Lesson 10 - Page 171 - Image Update||Updated Save As image to reflect the current layout of Thonny.|
|Lesson 18 - Pages 346-350 - Activity #2 Program Update||Changed variable name from time to time_total to avoid possible collisions with name of time module that's being imported.|
|Various Lessons and Pages||Fixed broken links to Level A resource page throughout PDF. This change will not affect printed copies.|
Changes Posted on 10/14/2019 - To download a copy of the pages modified in this update click here.
|Lesson 13 - Page 238 - Formatting Update||Highlighted print(var ** 6) to identify it as code added for the answer to question 1.|
|Lesson 14 - Page 250 - Activity Update||Added c = a + b to row 5 of question table to match answer on page 251.|