Introduction: Introduction

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Project Overview:

In this project, you will become familiar with the toolbox that comes with the Arduino Basic Kit. The concepts covered include basic breadboard skills, and switches in series and parallel, and Ohm's Law.

Step 1: Project Description

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In this project you will become familiar with part of the Arduino toolbox, including breadboards, LEDs, resistors, and buttons.

At the end of the project, you will also learn about the fundamental concepts of resistance, current and voltage, and about Ohm's Law, which defines the relationship between all three.

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Step 2: Bill of Materials

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You will need the following electrical components for this project:

1 LED

2 pushbuttons

1 220 ohm resistor ...and of course your Arduino Uno and a breadboard!

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