Turtle Graphics Method

Turtle Graphics Method

Method

Parameter
Description
Turtle()


None
Creates and returns a new turtle object
forward()
amount

Moves the turtle forward by the specified amount

backward()
amount
Moves the turtle backward by the specified amount

right()
angle
Turns the turtle clockwise

left()
angle

Turns the turtle counter clockwise

penup()
None

Picks up the turtle’s Pen

pendown()
None

Puts down the turtle’s Pen

up()
None

Picks up the turtle’s Pen

down()
None

Puts down the turtle’s Pen

color()
Color name

Changes the color of the turtle’s pen

fillcolor()
Color name

Changes the color of the turtle will use to fill a polygon

heading()
None

Returns the current heading

position()
None

Returns the current position

goto()
x, y

Move the turtle to position x,y

begin_fill()
None

Remember the starting point for a filled polygon

end_fill()
None

Close the polygon and fill with the current fill color

dot()
None

Leave the dot at the current position

stamp()
None

Leaves an impression of a turtle shape at the current location

shape()
shapename

Should be ‘arrow’, ‘classic’, ‘turtle’ or ‘circle’








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