WHAT IS A ROBOT?
A robot is an electromechanical machine that is controlled by a computer or an electrical circuit. There is not a general consensus on how to define a machine as a robot or not, but there is an agreement among the experts and the people that a robot can be able to do some or all of the actions listed below.
- Can move a limb
- Can sense its surroundings and manipulate
- Show intelligence (Especially mimicking humans or animals)
According to Encyclopedia Britannica “A robot is any automatically operated machine that replaces human effort, though it may not resemble human beings in appearance or perform functions in a humanlike manner.”