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Forum: How do I...? 05-17-2018, 03:05 PM
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Posted By chickentree
OKay, First I changed the colors to match their...

OKay, First I changed the colors to match their labels and arranged the objects so I could see what was going on.
Next I changed the events to pass a string based on which "square" was clicked....
Forum: Questions and Comments 05-17-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,008
Posted By chickentree
I was under the impression the code download link...

I was under the impression the code download link was removed a long time ago and that CMU did not want to make its Alice code public.

Mark
Forum: How do I...? 05-02-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By chickentree
Events is the right way to do this but you are...

Events is the right way to do this but you are making it too complex.

Create a Boolean in the world. (I called mine "fRun" and initialze it to false.
Use the "when the mouse is clicked on the...
Forum: Share Worlds 05-01-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By chickentree
Regardless of the circumstances what you are...

Regardless of the circumstances what you are asking for is wrong and should not be provided by anyone on this site. Additionally, if you have done the projects you should find it takes you...
Forum: How Do I? 04-30-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By chickentree
You need to Create a variable of type...

You need to

Create a variable of type sthing - its the root object type
Assign the "getThingFromSetB" sthing to this variable
Compare each diamond to the sthing in an if statement to see...
Forum: How Do I? 04-30-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,070
Posted By chickentree
Collision Count

Select the scene and add a "scene property" this will act as a global value you can update with each collision.
Although my example works, real programs should not use a "while true" loop for...
Forum: How Do I? 04-23-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By chickentree
I could not find the if statement in your movie...

I could not find the if statement in your movie but I think I know what the problem is. The way the movie is setup it will call "myFirstMethod" and then exit. If the distance is not <= 4 when the...
Forum: Works-In-Progress 04-23-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By chickentree
I usually get something like this if I deleted an...

I usually get something like this if I deleted an object but the object was used in an instruction within my program.
I am not positive but I think you will see an object's slot filled in with...
Forum: How Do I? 04-19-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By chickentree
In general you need to input entries and divide...

In general you need to input entries and divide their sum by the number of entries that were given. That means you need some way to tell your method when you have entered the last value. I chose to...
Forum: How do I...? 04-19-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By chickentree
If you upload what you have, we can look at it...

If you upload what you have, we can look at it and help you out.
Mark
Forum: How do I...? 04-11-2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By chickentree
To use the Car_Func you need to call it in my...

To use the Car_Func you need to call it in my first method.
To do that you need to create a variable to accept the value Car_Function passes back and you need to pass the values Car_Func needs based...
Forum: How do I...? 04-05-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By chickentree
Is this a class project? In general we need to...

Is this a class project? In general we need to see what you have done and then supply corrections and suggestions.
Mark
Forum: The Lounge 04-05-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By chickentree
Thats me. I have examples used in explaining...

Thats me. I have examples used in explaining ideas but no real programs of my own.
Mark
Forum: The Lounge 04-03-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By chickentree
I keep checking in and have for years but there...

I keep checking in and have for years but there is no a lot of activity. Mostly just seemingly required post about how assignments went. Not many opportunities for help.

Mark
Forum: How do I...? 03-27-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,003
Posted By chickentree
You could set dummy objects along the road and...

You could set dummy objects along the road and then have the vehicle move to each dummy object along the road.
Forum: How Do I? 03-21-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,012
Posted By chickentree
Submit a copy of what you have and we will see if...

Submit a copy of what you have and we will see if we can help you. The alternative is to do it for you which is not why we are here.
Forum: How do I...? 03-21-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By chickentree
This should be a new question but... You can...

This should be a new question but...
You can add variables in the properties tab of any object. This includes the world if you are looking to make them available from anywhere in the movie. ...
Forum: How Do I? 02-23-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 864
Posted By chickentree
Hi Mr Moke, Attached is your example with two...

Hi Mr Moke,
Attached is your example with two changes. I used a timer event and changed the random number routine to use the length of the mole list ( the original code never moved the last mole.)...
Forum: Teaching with Alice 02-23-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By chickentree
Hi, I used a program to generate checksums. I...

Hi,
I used a program to generate checksums. I cant remember what it was called on windows for sure but I think it was something like mssum.
If the files are exactly the same they will have the...
Forum: How Do I? 02-22-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 864
Posted By chickentree
Alice 3 Guess

Like many of us in the Alice forum, I am not familiar with Alice 3 so take this with a dram of disbelief.

Select performCustomSetup
At the bottom of the performCustomSetup window drag a...
Forum: Suggestion Box 11-20-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By chickentree
Thanks! I never knew those options existed. I...

Thanks! I never knew those options existed. I wonder how many other options are available but unknown.

Mark
Forum: Suggestion Box 11-04-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By chickentree
rectangle or box with modifiable height width and depth

Is it possible to create an object that has modifiable height, width and depth ratios? The current objects allow resizing but only of the whole object, as far as I can tell there is no way to make...
Forum: How Do I? 10-13-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,012
Posted By chickentree
if you could include the alice movie you've got...

if you could include the alice movie you've got so far we can advise you and perhaps point out the problems you are having.

Mark
Forum: The Lounge 07-31-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By chickentree
Upload appears broken

A student and I both tried to do uploads of alice movies yesterday. The movies were within the size limit, and selected via the file name section of the choose popup dialog. An error line at the...
Forum: The Lounge 07-30-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 585
Posted By chickentree
As to your problem: You are using a while...

As to your problem:

You are using a while loop. The loop will continue until the condition changes to false. So if you had a boolean variable called keepGoing and it was initially set to true...
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