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Some Like it Tepid for the TI-Nspire CX (with TI-SensorLink Adapter)

Students are challenged to design a system that informs the user if their coffee is too hot to drink. The system should notify the user of three states: Too hot to drink; too cold; or just right.

Publisher: Texas Instruments Inc.

Editor: Texas Instruments Inc.

Texas Instruments Inc.

Topic: Computer ScienceSTEM

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Save your palate

Design a system that monitors coffee to ensure the temperature is just right.

 

Students create a system that monitors the temperature of a beverage and notifies you when the temperature is too hot or too cold.

 

Use of TI SensorLink TM

Inequalities

Feedback and control system

Vernier Temperature sensor input

Color LED and sound output

Coding concepts:

  Loops

  Conditional statements

  Variables

 

Project Resources

Download Teacher Document PDF  link    Word doc link

Download TI-Nspire TNS Program File  link  

 

 

Learn to do the project yourself

Download Learn to do the project PDF link

 

 

Setting up

NEW September 2019: Update your TI-Nspire CX family handheld, TI-Nspire computer software and TI-Innovator sketch link

 

 

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Contact stem-team@ti.com with questions or comments.

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