Bionic animals

In this lesson, we are going to look at how systems can be used to create our own bionic pets.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.This is a symbol for an LED (light emitting diode). Why are there arrows on this symbol?
Look at this component symbol

1/5

Q2.Which of these components is NOT an output component?

2/5

Q3.What of the following is a sensor?

3/5

Q4.What does a thermistor monitor change in?

4/5

Q5.To activate the micro:bit you can use the shake option. What sort of sensor is being used?
Look at this image of a micro:bit

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.This is a symbol for an LED (light emitting diode). Why are there arrows on this symbol?
Look at this component symbol

1/5

Q2.Which of these components is NOT an output component?

2/5

Q3.What of the following is a sensor?

3/5

Q4.What does a thermistor monitor change in?

4/5

Q5.To activate the micro:bit you can use the shake option. What sort of sensor is being used?
Look at this image of a micro:bit

5/5

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Bionic animals

Have a go at these questions from todays lesson

Q1.Match the correct definitions.
Bionic ...
Prosthetic ...
Prototype ...

1/3

Q2.A microswitch rests in which setting?

2/3

Q3.Which of the following is the correct status of the diagram of the switch above?
Look at this diagram of a switch

3/3

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Quiz:

Bionic animals

Have a go at these questions from todays lesson

Q1.Match the correct definitions.
Bionic ...
Prosthetic ...
Prototype ...

1/3

Q2.A microswitch rests in which setting?

2/3

Q3.Which of the following is the correct status of the diagram of the switch above?
Look at this diagram of a switch

3/3

Lesson summary: Bionic animals

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