Check Your Understanding
Teacher Toolbox - Answer Key
- Which of the following is the best explanation for the use of the [Wait] blocks in this project?
To easily view the behavior of the arm as each [Joint move] block is run.
- What creates the magnetic field for the V5 Electromagnet?
An electric current.
- Which of these is the best description of a User Interface (UI)?
A method to allow a user to interact with a computer system (or machine) to provide input or observe outputs.
- What is the behavior of the V5 Electromagnet when the [Energize electromagnet] block is set to 'drop?'
The electromagnet becomes de-magnetized and repels disks.
- Which of the following is the best explanation for why the arm is coded to return to Point 1 after picking up the disk?
To ensure that the arm clears the standoffs of the pick up location before moving to the drop off location.