4-PS4-3: Information Transfer Solution
Generate and compare multiple solutions that use patterns to transfer information.
Clarification Statement: Examples of solutions could include drums sending coded information through sound waves, using a grid of 1’s and 0’s representing black and white to send information about a picture, and using Morse code to send text.
Assessment Boundary: none
Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS4.C: Information Technologies and Instrumentation
ETS1.C: Optimizing the Design Solution
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