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Red-Codes & Signals (Cub Scout Pack - Scouts Australia)

Do any 4 of the following:

  • 1 Explain what morse code is, who invented it and describe two ways it can be sent. Make a method of sending morse code and use it to send the international distress code.
  • 2 Research different ways codes have been used by the military and explain how messages are encrypted and deciphered.
  • 3 Use the deaf alphabet and at least six Australian Sign Language (AUSLAN) signs to hold a conversation.
  • 4 Show how to use SMS text messaging and send and receive a message.
  • 5 Make a set of semaphore flags and send correctly a message of now fewer than eight words.
  • 6 Decipher a message of not less than 20 words and replay in the same code.
  • 7 Explain what Braille is and who invented it.