Tutorials – Section 1 – Setup

For section one we’ll only be using the 5 volts supply pin and the ground pin on the Arduino. Firstly you’ll need to supply power to the Arduino by using the USB cable to either plug it into a computer or another USB socket capable of supplying power.

Once you have done this, connect the Arduino to the breadboard as shown in the diagram below.

section one setup

In the following section 1 tutorials, this same set-up will be used.