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Each FIRST Robotics Competition team receives a kit of parts including motors, batteries, a control system, a PC and a mix of automation components with no instructions.
More than robots: An evaluation of the FIRST Robotics Competition participant and institutional impacts.
FIRST became aware of Tableau when students from Raisbeck Aviation High School in Washington State began using the software to analyze their "scouting" data, a mix of qualitative and quantitative data collected about their robots used in the FIRST Robotics Competition.
FIRST robotics competitions have the air of a big game, but the massive amount of preparation, dedication, and resourcefulness of the teams makes the event that much bigger.
The FIRST Robotics Competition teams professionals and young people to solve an engineering design problem in an intense and competitive way.
Competitions are designed for various age groups to include FIRST Robotics Competition and FIRST Tech Challenge (high school ages), FIRST LEGO League (ages 9-14), and Junior FIRST LEGO League (ages 6-9).
Later this month, 20,000 people will gather for the finals of the 2007 FIRST Robotics Competition.
will participate in this year's FIRST Robotics Competition.
The Lancaster robotics team was formed in 1999 to compete in the annual FIRST Robotics Competition.
The FIRST Robotics Competition defines winning as "building partnerships that last.
The FIRST Robotics Competition is another national engineering contest that teams high school students with engineers for six intense weeks while they work together to brainstorm, design, construct and test their "champion robot.
photo of FIRST Robotics Competition team member holding this season's game element, a flying disc) FIRST flying discs filled the gym at Southern New Hampshire University on January 5, 2013 in Manchester, NH.