A robot works with food – level 1
A Japanese company makes a special robot. It is a humanoid robot. A humanoid robot looks like a person.
The robot is 1.5 meters tall. It has hands which look like forks. The robot works with food. It sorts noodles. It also works with vegetables or fried chicken.
A special software tells the robot what food is near it. The robot picks up the food. Then, the robot puts the food in a plastic box. Another device weighs the box. It takes it to another place.
Japan has problems with workers in the food industry. There are few workers. These robots can solve this problem.
Difficult words: sort (to put things in groups), weigh (to check how heavy something is), food industry (all the farms and companies which make food).
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