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Getting started with Raspberry Pi, Richard Wentk, (electronic book)

Label
Getting started with Raspberry Pi
Title
Getting started with Raspberry Pi
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wentk
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Do you want to learn how computers work? This book introduces you to the world of computing with the Raspberry Pi - the small, inexpensive, and super-cool microcomputer that teaches real tech skills.
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Cataloging source
  • StDuBDS
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Wentk, Richard
Dewey number
004.165
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Dummies junior
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Raspberry Pi (Computer)
Summary expansion
A technology book for kids! Do you want to learn how computers work? This book introduces you to the world of computing with the Raspberry Pi - the small, inexpensive, and super-cool microcomputer that teaches real tech skills. Use the Pi to create things while learning all about computers, from the inside out! Start it up get your Raspberry Pi set up, configured, and ready for action Create music start the party using Sonic Pi to record your own songs Game on combine Python and Minecraft and start programming your own video game world
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Getting started with Raspberry Pi, Richard Wentk, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction: About raspberry pi 1</p> <p>About This Book 1</p> <p>About You 2</p> <p>Icons Used in This Book 3</p> <p>Where to Go from Here 3</p> <p><b>Project 1: Pick Up Pi Parts 4</b></p> <p>Understanding the Pi System 4</p> <p>Picking a Pi Model 5</p> <p>Understanding Must-Have Extras 6</p> <p>Picking Nice-to-Have Extras 14</p> <p>Collecting Parts the Lazy Way: Starter Kits 19</p> <p><b>Project 2: Power on Your @Pi 21</b></p> <p>Finding and Recognizing Parts 21</p> <p>Setting Up Your Pi System 22</p> <p>Setting up Desks and Chairs 22</p> <p>Making the Connections 23</p> <p>Getting Ready to Turn on the Pi 26</p> <p>Lights! Camera! Action! 27</p> <p>Setting Up the Pi 27</p> <p>Booting into Raspbian 31</p> <p>Looking at the Desktop 32</p> <p><b>Project 3: Start Scratch from Scratch 37</b></p> <p>Understanding Scratch 37</p> <p>Connecting Blocks and Making Scripts 39</p> <p>Finding and Starting Scratch 39</p> <p>Looking Around Scratch 40</p> <p>Understanding the Stage 42</p> <p>Moving a Sprite with Go To 43</p> <p>Making a Simple Script 46</p> <p>Controlling a Script 49</p> <p>Making a Simple Bounce Script 53</p> <p>Introducing Variables 54</p> <p><b>Project 4: Meet Sonic Pi 62</b></p> <p>Getting Started with Sonic Pi 63</p> <p>Setting Up Sound on the Pi 64</p> <p>Playing Tunes with Sonic Pi 66</p> <p>Taking a Guided Tour 69</p> <p>Understanding Notes 74</p> <p>Making Different Sounds 76</p> <p>Making More Complicated Music 79</p> <p><b>Project 5: Pick Up Python 83</b></p> <p>Meet Python 84</p> <p>Remember Information 90</p> <p>Use the Shell and the Editor 95</p> <p>Learning More Python 101</p> <p><b>Project 6: Master Minecraft with Python 106</b></p> <p>Getting Started with Minecraft 106</p> <p>Exploring the World 107</p> <p>Understanding APIS 110</p> <p>Using the Minecraft API 113</p> <p><b>Project 7: More Things to See and Do 119</b></p> <p>Scratch 119</p> <p>Sonic Pi 120</p> <p>Python Projects 121</p> <p>Minecraft and Python 122</p>
Control code
AH30139988
Extent
128 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119262671
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Getting started with Raspberry Pi, Richard Wentk, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction: About raspberry pi 1</p> <p>About This Book 1</p> <p>About You 2</p> <p>Icons Used in This Book 3</p> <p>Where to Go from Here 3</p> <p><b>Project 1: Pick Up Pi Parts 4</b></p> <p>Understanding the Pi System 4</p> <p>Picking a Pi Model 5</p> <p>Understanding Must-Have Extras 6</p> <p>Picking Nice-to-Have Extras 14</p> <p>Collecting Parts the Lazy Way: Starter Kits 19</p> <p><b>Project 2: Power on Your @Pi 21</b></p> <p>Finding and Recognizing Parts 21</p> <p>Setting Up Your Pi System 22</p> <p>Setting up Desks and Chairs 22</p> <p>Making the Connections 23</p> <p>Getting Ready to Turn on the Pi 26</p> <p>Lights! Camera! Action! 27</p> <p>Setting Up the Pi 27</p> <p>Booting into Raspbian 31</p> <p>Looking at the Desktop 32</p> <p><b>Project 3: Start Scratch from Scratch 37</b></p> <p>Understanding Scratch 37</p> <p>Connecting Blocks and Making Scripts 39</p> <p>Finding and Starting Scratch 39</p> <p>Looking Around Scratch 40</p> <p>Understanding the Stage 42</p> <p>Moving a Sprite with Go To 43</p> <p>Making a Simple Script 46</p> <p>Controlling a Script 49</p> <p>Making a Simple Bounce Script 53</p> <p>Introducing Variables 54</p> <p><b>Project 4: Meet Sonic Pi 62</b></p> <p>Getting Started with Sonic Pi 63</p> <p>Setting Up Sound on the Pi 64</p> <p>Playing Tunes with Sonic Pi 66</p> <p>Taking a Guided Tour 69</p> <p>Understanding Notes 74</p> <p>Making Different Sounds 76</p> <p>Making More Complicated Music 79</p> <p><b>Project 5: Pick Up Python 83</b></p> <p>Meet Python 84</p> <p>Remember Information 90</p> <p>Use the Shell and the Editor 95</p> <p>Learning More Python 101</p> <p><b>Project 6: Master Minecraft with Python 106</b></p> <p>Getting Started with Minecraft 106</p> <p>Exploring the World 107</p> <p>Understanding APIS 110</p> <p>Using the Minecraft API 113</p> <p><b>Project 7: More Things to See and Do 119</b></p> <p>Scratch 119</p> <p>Sonic Pi 120</p> <p>Python Projects 121</p> <p>Minecraft and Python 122</p>
Control code
AH30139988
Extent
128 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119262671
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote

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