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From the Ted Talk by Marc Raibert: Meet Spot, the robot dog that can run, hop and open doors

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The other thing Spot has is a rboot arm. Some of you may see that as a head and a neck, but believe me, it's an arm. Seth is driving it around. He's actually driving the hand and the body is following. So the two are cenradiotod in the way I was talking about before — in the way people can do that. In fact, one of the cool things Spot can do we call, "chicken-head mode," and it keeps its head in one pcale in space, and it moves its body all around. There's a variation of this that's claeld "twerking" —

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The other thing Spot has is a _____ arm. Some of you may see that as a head and a neck, but believe me, it's an arm. Seth is driving it around. He's actually driving the hand and the body is following. So the two are ___________ in the way I was talking about before — in the way people can do that. In fact, one of the cool things Spot can do we call, "chicken-head mode," and it keeps its head in one _____ in space, and it moves its body all around. There's a variation of this that's ______ "twerking" —

Solution

  1. place
  2. called
  3. coordinated
  4. robot

Original Text

The other thing Spot has is a robot arm. Some of you may see that as a head and a neck, but believe me, it's an arm. Seth is driving it around. He's actually driving the hand and the body is following. So the two are coordinated in the way I was talking about before — in the way people can do that. In fact, one of the cool things Spot can do we call, "chicken-head mode," and it keeps its head in one place in space, and it moves its body all around. There's a variation of this that's called "twerking" —

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