Autonomous Clarification: Tipping Point 22

Hey everyone, could someone clarify for me on autonomous for Tipping Point that if the bot grabs a yellow goal and moves it back to their side does that count as a point or not?

Also, does said bot have to release it or can it still be touching it?

If you still have questions, feel free to ask.

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Please take a read of the scoring section of the game manual (https://content.vexrobotics.com/docs/21-22/tipping-point/GameManual.pdf). If you have questions after that, please post again…

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as long as the robot has possession of the goal (can be touching it) and it crosses the home zone line, it counts. but it only counts for auton ( meaning it doesnt count in the end score unless you maintain possession of it and you get 6 points if that one mobile goal wins you the auton)

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It’s even worse when the answer provided is incorrect and misleading.

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im sorry! i was in the middle of typing when i saw that someone else was responding. i didnt know you were posting the game manual. i was just trying to help…

I’m glad you did. Thanks for that!

Understand, but sometimes the best help is to “show someone how to fish” rather than just giving them a fish…

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Or maybe instead of just posting what you did maybe you should assume one read the manual but still had the question. Thanks though!

see, thats nice, but i myself get annoyed when i look at a rule and dont understand it so i ask the fourm and someone redirects me right back to the rule i didnt understand

Thanks 74019Botherguy appreciate the help!

Sorry, but can’t make that assumption on the forums, too many RTM questions. If you include in your question a reference to a rule in the manual you’re asking about, then the type of answer you get on the forums will be dramatically different.

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some times rephrasing for technical terms makes things more understandable

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Your welcome, though, Canute

Or maybe just drop the snarkiness eh? Not everyone is a god my guy, but alas, GLHF.

hey canute, i totally agree with you on this one, but now we are getting insulting in which posts that that will get flagged and in harsh cases moderators will get involved. i dont want that to happen. i understand where your comeing from but im looking out for you. online fourms and social media are so easy to get in trouble on

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( i have had the same treatment done to me, thats why i tell you this)

Appreciate it! No insults here my friend! If that’s an insult I’d hate to see the other guy. :grinning_face_with_smiling_eyes:

hold up! your from oklahoma???

so am i! im from verdigris. how come i havent see you at comps?

Well, last year (COVID) happened so we only went to one comp up at Claremore. We will be at Claremore and Haskell this year. :slight_smile: