1.2. BYOB TerminologyΒΆ

Here are a few key terms/ideas you will encounter as you start learning to program with BYOB.


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Blocks
Instructions that can be used to make a program

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Block Tabs
Used to select blocks from different categories

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Script or Program
A series of blocks that are connected. They will run as a group from top to bottom.

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Sprite
An object that can be programmed. Every script is associated with a particular sprite.

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Sprite Tabs
Options for sprites - the objects you can program. Generally you will not need to play with the costumes or sounds.

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Stage
The area in which the sprites operate. Your scripts will run in this part of the window.