2014-02-05 + HW

posted Feb 4, 2014, 10:09 AM by Samuel Konstantinovich   [ updated Feb 5, 2014, 9:24 AM ]
Goal: Gridworld Introduction

1. Here is the information on GRIDWORLD:

On that page there are some useful documents: You will need to install gridworld on your home computers in order to make it work
1a. The AP CS quick reference:

1b. The grid world student manual to use as reference: (keep it handy)

1. Set up gridworld (Follow the installation guide on the website)
-Get the main gridworld files ( Code (.zip/238KB) )
-Get the sample gridworld code. ( XBug Sample Code (.zip/3KB) )
a. You can download easily with the terminal using the wget command:

e.g. to download file.zip from  blah.com you would say:
wget  http://blah.com/file.zip    

b. You can extract files by using the unzip commmand:
unzip file.zip

2. Test the test file by following the compile guidelines.

1. All students must fill out the mailing list form:
2. Make sure you configure gridworld at home! You cannot run gridworld through the terminal from school because it is GUI based.