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Jeff CicolaniBeginning Robotics with Raspberry Pi and Arduinohttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3462-4_3

3. A Crash Course in Python

Jeff Cicolani1 
Pflugerville, Texas, USA

The purpose of this book is to challenge you to build a simple robot that is expanded over time. It is intended to be difficult. It is intended to provide a hands-on experience to help you past the most difficult part of learning robotics: being intimidated by the technology. I’m going to teach you some of the basics of robotics the same way that I learned how to swim—by being thrown in to the deep end while someone more experienced watches over to make sure that you don’t drown.

So with that, I expect you to take what you experience and add to it through ...

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