My program is an interactive animation that takes place in a disco room. The program draws
the background ( black ), the floor ( blue),a stick figure man(brown), and a disco ball that changes
We modeled our simulation on a real-world robot following a wall. Instead of a wall, we created
a maze with two starting points in contrasting colors. Instead of a robot, we used two different
colored mice; both are turtles of the same breed. One mouse, a
visualizationn does not create any new data, just allows me to recognize whats
simulation creates new data
visual programming languages why bother speed, parallelism, disadvantage can't
add, not toys instead of typing in text create program by visua
simple reflex agents if then condition
model based reflex agents keeps track o the current state of the world using
an internal model , keeping track of the world that it's in. can map the whole
room before it's move even though it's slow finds the best s
variable is a name and value pair.
Bitmap graphics composed of individual pixels easy to create and capture from
real life, really really large and don't scale well.
Vector graphics create using a sequence of mathematical function calls. Smaller,
what makes a good website:
it's compelling to return, want people to come back to your site.
Clearly identified goals
an easy way to navigate should be visually acctractive
what spefic content going to offer, - don't have a dead site. Don't let
language way of exchanging info or data
markup allows you to add info to text, without changing the text or add info to
text that is distinguishable from the text.
Cascading style sheets:
leaves most of the formatting out of the file, separating structure
Minmum components of a transitional document xml document
DTD document type definition
any code that gonna put up there can also put the title there
and it shows up not on the webpage but on top in the link in the browser box.
intro to XHTML an example of markup language.
An extension of html extensible can create your own tags, web servers can
communicate with other web browsers. It requests information from a server.
Delivered in pages of plain text end in html/htm
multi media computing modern computers support thousands of different input devices types
Information storage is no longer limited to text.
MMC represents fusion if multiple types of data sources used to acquire process, transmit, store