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Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3

Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3

Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3


This e-book contains 13 engineering challenges to build and program robots using the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Core Set, MINDSTORMS® EV3 Software, and Vernier sensors.

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Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 contains 13 engineering challenges for use with the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Core Set and MINDSTORMS® EV3 Software (not compatible with the NXT robotics system).

This book is perfect to challenge upper middle school and high school students to build and program robots for testing batteries, locating “land mines”, automating plant watering, and more.

The sensors used in these challenges include the Dual-Range Force SensorHand DynamometerMagnetic Field SensorDifferential Voltage ProbeGas Pressure SensorpH SensorTemperature SensorUVB Sensor, and Soil Moisture Sensor.

For projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education NXT, see our Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education NXT book.

Table of Contents

ExperimentSuggested Products
0Introductory Project Robot WalkerHand Dynamometer
1Data Display and Acidity TesterpH Sensor, Gas Pressure Sensor
2Plant WatererSoil Moisture Sensor
3Audio AssistantDual-Range Force Sensor
4String Tension TesterDual-Range Force Sensor
5Aquarium MonitorpH Sensor, Stainless Steel Temperature Probe
6Cartesian DiverGas Pressure Sensor
7Sunscreen TesterUVB Sensor
8Battery TesterDifferential Voltage Probe
9Solar TrackerDifferential Voltage Probe
10Magnet DetectorMagnetic Field Sensor
11CompassMagnetic Field Sensor
12MinesweeperMagnetic Field Sensor
13Shell GameMagnetic Field Sensor

What's Included

  • 13 ready-to-use student engineering projects with challenge exercises
  • Access to up-to-date versions of the projects
  • MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 programs of the sample solutions
  • LEGO® Digital Designer files of the sample solutions
  • Engineering Design Method Worksheet
  • Word-processing files of the student sections, so you can edit the files to match your teaching preferences
  • A generous site license—buy one book and duplicate the experiments for your class

Sample Download

Preview “Data Display and Acidity Tester” from Vernier Engineering Projects with LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3. The preview download includes student instructions, teacher tips, sample data, and more.

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