Join Dan Gookin for an in-depth discussion in this video Introduction, part of Code Clinic: C.
(engine starting)…- [Narrator] Hello and welcome to the fourth…problem of the Code Clinic series.…This is a challenge to build a musical…instrument controlled by the computer mouse.…The concept is easy,…but execution is difficult because many computer…languages insulate the language…from the hardware of the computer.…This has the advantage of allowing one…program to run on multiple computers…without modification.…
But, it has the disadvantage of making…it difficult to access hardware…that isn't available through the operating system.…This challenge will illustrate this difference…between different languages.…Some will have absolutely no problem…and some will find it impossible.…Here's the challenge.…Create a computer program that converts mouse…movements into musical pitches.…The instrument should be silent until one…of the mouse buttons is held down.…Move the mouse up and down to change the pitch.…
Move the mouse side to side to change the volume.…Let go of the mouse button and the musical…tone stops.…This seems like a simple request,…
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Summarize the Weather
2. Geolocation with C
3. Eight Queens with C
4. Build a Musical Instrument with C
5. Face Recognition with C
6. Web Dashboards with C
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