Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has started featuring the best of web and mobile apps for the year 2012. We are partnering with our sister blog Free Mobile Technology for Teachers to provide you with lists of the featured educational apps in every possible content area. Today we have chosen to cover iPad apps for Math. The ones we have included below are among the best you can find out there , I know we will get emails from people wondering why we did not feature certain apps, but as you know, for any app to be featured here it needs to go through a rigorous process of selection. We don't just include whatever and we have talked about this in details in previous posts.
Related post : 9 Great Math Apps for Android
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1- Math Evolve
" This revolutionary app provides a fun and engaging way to practice math facts, number sense, and mental math skills. Math Evolve is for ages 6 and up, but is challenging and fun even for adults. ..."
2- Motion Math Zoom
" Motion Math Zoom's zoomable, stretchable number line is missing some numbers - it's up to your child to put the numbers back where they belong. The new game uses concrete objects to represent abstract numbers: from dinosaurs in the thousands down to amoebas in the thousandths."
3- Doodle Numbers
" Designed for both children and adults, this game improves your math skills by asking you to solve series of simple and fun pattern-matching puzzles. Instead of matching colored balls and funny shapes, you're matching numbers using basic math. Finish the game, and you'll feel like a rocket scientist!.."
4- Math Ninja
" Use your math skills to defend your treehouse against a hungry tomato and his robotic army in this fun action packed game! Choose between ninja stars, smoke bombs, or ninja magic - and choose your upgrades wisely! .."
5- Sky Numbers HD
" Sky Numbers HD is a fun & addictive but also educational math game, aimed at testing and improving one’s basic math skills. This is the game that will not only make you work your brain functions but also build on your speed and reflexes in the process. .."
6- Math Drills
" Graphically rich and fun environment allows up to 50 students to learn basic math skills in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division...."
7- Elevated Math
" Elevated Math provides initial instruction or intervention on math topics that cover place value, estimation, large digit addition all the way through Algebra I (two years of math instruction!). .."
8- Arithme Tick for iPad
" The objective in ArithmeTick is to solve as many problems as possible before time runs out. You are awarded points for each correct answer depending on the difficulty and additional time for each correct answer. A practice mode is also included to help sharpen your math skills!.."
9- Operation Math Squad
" Recruit up to three other Base 10 agents to join you as you decode a series of math-busting devices. Solve all the equations to disarm the device and receive a congratulatory message from Agent Prime. But be careful! Too many wrong answers and your keypad will disconnect, taking you out of the action — and putting your entire team at risk.."
10- Wolfram Alpha
" Remember the Star Trek computer? It's finally happening--with Wolfram|Alpha. Building on 25 years of development led by Stephen Wolfram, Wolfram|Alpha has rapidly become the world's definitive source for instant expert knowledge and computation. ..."
" Study any of the math tricks and then practice them as you progress through various levels of proficiency. Tease your brain with a quick practice session while waiting in lines, riding in the car, or on the plane. Only the basic math skills of addition, subtraction and simple multiplication and division are needed to achieve astonishing results..."
12- Math Ref
" Browse over 1,400 formulas, figures, and examples to help you with math, physics, chemistry and more. Use an expanding list of helpful tools such as a unit converter, quadratic solver, and triangle solver to perform common calculations. ..."
13- Ace Kids Math Games
" Easily teaches kids how to Count, Add, and Subtract VISUALLY using fun animations with a prize reward system for completing each level. ..."
15- Dragon Box +
" Many children today struggle with mathematics while other children want greater challenges. DragonBox is a revolutionary game that will make your child enjoy learning mathematics while progressing at his or her own pace...."
16- Squeebles Math
" By answering addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems in a fun bingo card game, help Ruby get her ingredients back and convince the 24 Squeeble customers to return..."
17- Math Puppy
" Math Puppy will take you on a journey of educational fun like never before!
From toddlers to grade school, for Children of all ages – Math Puppy is the perfect way to build up your math skills. Your child will be able to enjoy a constructive, supportive, interactive fun filled environment while mastering the arts of basic math...."