Edison Basics

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Complete these tasks and show them to Mr. Ramstad to have him check off your work. It is a good idea to save each program in case you need to come back to it later.

  1. Make the Edison drive forward 5 inches.
  2. Make the Edison drive forward 5 inches, turn around 180 degrees, and drive back to where it started.
  3. Make the lights blink back and forth 3 times.
  4. Complete the mini maze and blink the lights when the Edison crosses the finish line.

Functions to use:

  • Ed.Drive(direction, speed, distance)
  • DIRECTION
    • Ed.FORWARD
    • Ed.BACKWARD
    • Ed.SPIN_LEFT
    • Ed.SPIN_RIGHT
  • SPEED
    • Type an integer from 1 to 10
  • Distance
    • Type an integer from 1 to 32767 (1 to 360 for spinning)
      • Ed.DistanceUnits = Ed.TIME
        • (sets distance units in milliseconds)
      • Ed.DistanceUnits = Ed.CM
        • (sets distance units to centimeters)
      • Ed.DistanceUnits = Ed.INCH
        • (sets distance units to inches)
  • Ed.LeftLed()
    • Ed.LeftLed(Ed.ON)
    • Ed.LeftLed(Ed.OFF)
  • Ed.RightLed()
    • Ed.RightLed(Ed.ON)
    • Ed.RightLed(Ed.OFF)