Project Name: Wall bounce Controlled by: Programmed Programming Difficulty: Easy Construction Difficulty: Easy General Comment. This is a great introduction to basic construction and programming
Rules FOR STUDENTS
You must use: -1 NXT or EV brick -2 motors -1 touch sensor
You must: Build a robot that can travel to a wall, hit the wall, then come back. It must start behind the start line, and finish by crossing the same line.
Tips For students
Tip: Cars with four wheels will go straighter. Especially if both motors turn one axel. Tip: Cars that use gears will go faster. A big gear on the motor and a small gear on the wheel will make the wheel turn faster. To use gears, the wheel's axel can't go through the motor's hole.
The distance between the line and the wall can be whatever you like. The smaller the distance the more success the students will have. I recommend 4-6 metres. Grading option: The quicker the time, the better the grade. If you are timing each robot, get a copy of this Google Sheet to help you score
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