1. Peak performance

    Peak performance

    Design and develop a car that is capable of traveling across flat surfaces quickly, but can also negotiate a steep ramp. Note: The WeDo version of the car remains tethered to the computer via the USB cable and therefore cannot travel very far.    Tip 1: What gear train yields...

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  2. Fan-tastic

    Fan-tastic

    Design and construct a LEGO fan with at least one sensor and program it to run at variable speeds and have a stop/start function. Note: the RCX and NXT versions of the attachments use two touch sensors while the WeDo version uses the tilt sensor.      This lesson is...

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  3. ROBOLAB examples

    ROBOLAB examples

    These examples (PDF) demonstrate the use of various features in ROBOLAB. NXT multiple events Multiple events can be setup in the same code to track different variables. All event structures must have the same event landing. This means that if 3 events are setup and only one triggers, the code will...

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  4. Going the distance

    Going the distance

    Design, construct and program a car to run for varying lengths of time. The distances that the car travels should be recorded and plotted on a graph to determine how long the car will need to travel in order to make it stop as close as possible to a randomly...

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  5. ROBOLAB programming references

    ROBOLAB programming references

    Here are a collection of programming references for ROBOLAB… Quick start NXT guide for ROBOLAB 2.9 (PDF) Using ROBOLAB, 2003 (PDF) ROBOLAB reference guide v1.4 (PDF) ROBOLAB quick guide solutions (PDF) – These are the solutions to the ROBOLAB Quick Guide, found here. ROBOLAB icon reference guide (PDF) – Images...

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  6. Sample music: ROBOLAB

    Sample music: ROBOLAB

    Here is a collection of sample music files for ROBOLAB. The following pieces of music are included… Bach – Cello Suite #1 Bach – Minuet in D Bach – Prelude in C Beethoven – Ode to Joy Beethoven – Sontina Buffalo Soldier Camptown Races Can-Can Day Tripper Final Fantasy Prelude...

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  7. ROBOLAB quick guide

    ROBOLAB quick guide

    Here is a selection code examples and some simple challenges for the various modes of ROBOLAB, i.e. Pilot, Inventor, and Investigator. In each case, the idea is to copy the sample code and then see if you can work out how to modify it as suggested. Pilot 1 Requirements: A...

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  8. Third-party sensor update for ROBOLAB

    Third-party sensor update for ROBOLAB

    This third-party sensor update for ROBOLAB supports the HiTechnic IRSeeker v2 (in all four modes) and fixes a Vernier bug. Note: Requires ROBOLAB 2.9.4 or higher. Installation instructions Download and unzip Third-party sensor update (6/24/2010) Note: you are replacing the current Sensors folder with the updated Sensors folder. [installation directory,...

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