Published on October 25th, 20120
What does it do?
Everybody hated it at school, but everybody loves it on iPad. Have you forgotten most of your algebra? Let this app refresh your skills using touch based techniques built from scratch for your iDevices. Learn algebra in a fun environment without getting bogged down by the mass of boring traditional methods. Simply drag to rearrange, tap to simplify and draw lines to eliminate identical terms within the sum. Think you have learnt how to do algebra? Switch to the randomly generated practice problems and back to lessons with ease with a quick switch technique. You can even use this app in a classroom! Create your own set of problems and distribute all of the equations to all of the devices on your iCloud account, allowing you to share the equations around pupils and trainees.
What’s the verdict?
Maths isn’t exactly the greatest idea of fun, but the puzzles that are involved around maths such as algebra can be challenging and stimulate the brain. This app is a perfect revision tool for students taking their national exams and they will never be limited in questions as you can add your own. The sums vary in difficulty allowing even beginners to learn algebra as well as letting experienced mathematicians revisit their roots. Algebra Touch covers all aspects of the subject which makes it a great investment for everyone looking to scratch up on their skills.
Available on: iPod Touch/iPad/iPhone