ED-06: Math
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#2509 Grade School Math Small Programs Disk
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FactPack (FACTPAC)
Bodnar, D.
$10
is a pair of fun programs designed to help sharpen basic addition, subtraction,
division facts, and multiplication skills for students in grade school.
Great Math Helper (MATH)
Moondog Software
$?
is an excellent educational program to teach math to children aged 5 to 12.
Math Educate 2.2 (MATHED)
Hartman, Stephen W.
$15
is an educational math game set to music for children. It has addition,
subtraction, multiplication and division modules.
Math Quizzer 2.1 (MATHQIZ)
Miller, James
$7
is a flashcard style math exercise for grades 1 to 6. Exercises are included
for addition, subtraction, multiplication or division.
Math Trek (MATHTRK)
Nissen Ventures
$5-$20
helps early elementary school age children learn addition and subtraction. The
long musical interludes which cannot be bypassed may be interesting the first
time or two, but we suspect they would be a nuisance on repeated uses.
Multiplication Primer 1.0 (MPRIMER)
MicroExpressions
$10
is a tutorial for multiplication.
Ultimate Math Drill (MATHDRL)
Tyler, T.
$10
will help grade school through high school students with addition, subtraction,
multiplication or division. The problems range from very easy to very hard.
Sound effects help keep things interesting.
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#2912 Grade School Math #2 Small Programs Disk
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Driller 2.0
Feague, Robert C.
$1
drills the student in the four basic math functions. It will recall problems
that caused the student difficulty. If all 20 problems are answered correctly,
the student gets to play an amusing space game.
KidzMath! 1.1 (KIDZMTH)
Stonehenge Software
$10
is basic math program for young kids. It makes excellent use of color and sound.
Problems include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Mathup
Carruthers, Elliot
$0
is a concentration-like math game, in which you uncover squares and try to match
an answer with the proper equation. The game uses simple addition, subtraction,
and division.
Mul-Prac (MULPRAC)
files provide exercise at two levels. Level 1 selects problems from
multiplication tables two through five. Level 2 selects problems from tables
six through twelve. At each level the student (or the tutor) selects which
tables are to be practiced. This student is informed at the end of the session
as to elapsed time, and his mistakes are listed
Star Blaster (STRBLST)
Leinecker, Richard C.
$15
is an educational math game for kids from fourth grade on up. You can have all
addition, all subtraction, all multiplication, all division, or a random mixture
of all four. You can set the problem difficulty and set the decimal type.
Why Do I Need Math (WHYMATH)
Garrett Krueger Software ASP
$29
helps students understand the need for studying math. It provides real
examples of mathematical uses throughout life. The program features animation,
drawings, and sound. Requires DOS 3.0+.
WizQuiz
Farrell, Robert J.
$9
is a comprehensive and competitive exerciser for arithmetic that lets children
and parents work together. After every 10 problems, it calculates a score and
compares it against the "best ever" and the child's own best, announces the
score, and celebrates the child's progress. The program covers all elementary
school mathematics, divided into 10 levels.
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#12082 Grade School Math #3 Small Programs Disk
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Big Math Attack 1.0 (BIGMATH) (08-93 CD)
Kapusta, Philip P.
$10
tests math, spelling, typing and metric conversions skills in an arcade
environment. Several levels make this program suitable for both children and
adults. Top scores are recorded to track progress. Requires EGA/VGA.
Mondo Math 1.0L (MONDO)
Illowsky, Dan
$20
is a shooting gallery simulation that teaches various levels of addition. It
is for children 3 and up. It keeps track of multiple players and allows you to
control the playing speed, problem generation, and advancement criteria.
SuperMath 1.0 (SMATH)
Jarrett, Eric
$13
is a math tutorial with several different types of problems. You can choose the
level of difficulty and can print a problem worksheet rather than doing them on
the screen, if you wish.
TableMath 2.0 (TBLMATH)
Burch, Steve
$7
is a set of addition and multiplication drills on math tables 1 through 9.
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#1942 Higher Math Small Programs Disk
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Areas and Volumes 1.0 (AV-RK)
Kupfer, Robert
$6
calculates the areas of five and volumes of six geometric shapes. It also draws
a representative sample of the shape being calculated.
Fraction (FRACTIO)
Walker, Segrid B.
$10
is a new and easy way to practice reducing, multiplying, and dividing
fractions. Interactive exercises provide the immediate feedback proven to help
students to quickly learn and master mathematics concepts. New problems are
provided at each use. Multiple levels of difficulty make the program useful
over a long period. A progress record may be kept. The program is easy to use,
has on-line help, and looks very professionally written.
Primes 2.2
Prudhom & Associates
$10
provides an educational gateway to prime numbers, Mersenne primes, and
perfect numbers. The program computes prime numbers from 32000 integers
and prints them. It also finds prime pairs and perfect numbers, displays
all known Mersenne primes, computes perfect numbers from Mersenne
primes, and multiplies large numbers.
Roman (ROMANLP)
Penner, Les
$?
drills on roman numerals. Requires BASIC.
Truth Table Maker 1.2 (TRUTH)
Kelly, Michael P.
$0
generates boolean algebra truth tables for digital design and electronics. It
eliminates the boring and sometimes tedious task of having to do it yourself by
scratch. Many courses require you to turn in truth tables at the end of the
session as to elapsed time, and his mistakes are listed. BASIC required.
Unfoil
Sund, S.E.
$5
is an algebra teaching aid that will factor binomials of the form Ax^2 + Bx +
C. It will give the result in the form (Dx + E) (Fx + G) or tell that the
binomial is prime.
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*-Jones
Jeremy Jones
$10 each
#4962
ArithmeticJones, MathJones, GeometryJones, and Word-GameJones are four
educational games that drill you on arithmetic numbers, algebra, geometry
and words. You can select a multiple choice format, or any of several arcade
game formats. These games may be helpful in preparing for the SAT.
Adventure Math
Epic MegaGames ASP
$27
#20066/4809
is a math game that teaches addition and subtraction with graphics,
sound effects, and a bonus arcade game. Math problems must be solved to
earn your way into the arcade game to win bonus points. Requires VGA, a
hard disk and 640K. A musical sound track is included for systems with
sound cards.
Math Rescue
Apogee Software
$15
#20066 [2 disks]
is an educational math game. There are many excellent education games,
but as with Apogee's other games, they have taken the genre to a whole
new level. The math is so smoothly integrated into the game and the
game is so exciting that the child will forget about the game being a
"good learning experience."
There are three levels to suit most ages. There is a professional
music soundtrack and sound effects (for sound cards), multi-level
scrolling graphics, and top-notch graphics and playability. The child
can choose a boy or girl character for the game. EGA/VGA and 600k RAM
required.
Beat the Bomb (BTB105) (10-93 CD)
First Magnitude, ASP
$18
#12531
is a math quiz program which uses animated graphics to make learning more
interesting. A mouse and EGA/VGA are required.
Algebrax 2.12
Weissman, Prof. Martin
$30
#27654/2765
purports to be an algebra tutor. Subjects covered include inequality symbols,
combining signed numbers, multiplying signed numbers, removing parentheses,
order of operations, division of signed numbers, order of operation, and
distributing numbers in parentheses. It seems to us that those are pre-algebra
topics. Required are DOS 3+ and a graphics card, though our testing showed no
use of graphics. Whether the topics are on-target or not, the program is
pretty well done.
Calculus Tutors
Lovelock, David
$0
#27654/1246
are programs designed to get the college student ready for taking calculus.
Most students have difficulty because of forgotten or poorly developed
mathematical skills. These programs quiz the student on all sections of
algebra and trig which are essential to calculus. The names of the programs
are "Are You Ready for Calculus I" and "Business Calculus 2.01".
XYSee 4.0
Insight Advantage
$30
#27654/3467 (10-93 CD)
is designed as an insight enhancing addition to high-school and college level
studies in Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry. It overcomes the classic
difficulty in visualizing the curve represented by a given equation, and the
effect upon the form of the curve when parameters within the equation change.
XYSee provides full coverage of primary level subjects such as Points and Lines,
intermediate subjects such as Quadratics, Trigonometrics, and advanced subjects
such as Parametrics and Composites. In addition, Interactive coverage is
extended to forms such as Triangles, user defined Polygons (structured Spline,
and free-form,) and designs utilizing Artistic Mathematics. This version is for
EGA systems. A VGA version is available on disk #3468.
Children's Tutors 1.1 (CHILDTUT) (10-93 CD)
Synergistic Consultant Incorporated
#12532
are two tutorials designed for children ages preschool through 3rd grade.
The math tutor teaches basic arithmetic by quizzing for missing digits or
operators in addition, subtraction or multiplication and division problems.
A memory game is included that tests the memory of the children. The time
tutor teaches children how to tell time on an analog clock. A quiz mode is
included that requires the child to move the clock hands to match the time
in the digital clock window. Mouse required.
CalFacts Mathematics
Sergor Software
$54
#27736/4238 [3 disks]
is a fundamental mathematic review program for secondary and high school level
students. The program covers numbers, computation, applications, proportion and
variation, graphs and formulas.
CalFacts Physics 2.04US covers the basics of physics, linear motion, forces,
work, pressure, energy, heat transfer, specific heat and expansion.
CalFacts Computer Studies 2.04US is an introduction to computing covering the
basics, information systems hardware, machine representation of data files,
systems analysis, data input and output design.
Formula 1 1.2
Intelligent Educational Software
$53
#27736/3164
is a complete algebra tutorial for high school and college levels. It uses a
unique Artificial Intelligence algorithm that imitates the actions and
recommendations of a human tutor. Each of the nine modules includes a pretest,
tutorial, and post test. The results of tests and quizzes are presented as bar
graphs. Mouse support is included. This is a professional quality package.
Introduction to Algebra 2.1
LF Software
$20
#20103 [2 disks]
is an algebra tutorial directed towards first-year algebra students (high
school or junior college). The program will show the problems worked out step
by step. It has a built-in calculator, a feature to save and resume lessons,
reviews and more. It has mouse support and help screens throughout. Requires
EGA/VGA.
Skill-Oriented Algebra [SOA] (09-93 CD)
D'Attore, Alfred
$60
#4953
generates printed algebra exercises and tests for elementary to junior high
students. Tests and exercises are formatted for direct and immediate use by
the student and can be adjusted by the user for levels of difficulty. Answers
are provided in forms suitable to the classroom situation.
Dad's Choice
Motes, Dr. Andrew ASP
$15
#27655/3397
is a fun math and graphics program for kids age 4 and up. The program has
multiple learning levels and includes addition, subtraction, multiplication,
division, and pre-algebra math.
There's a graphics module that can be used to draw lines, boxes, circles, arcs,
text and macros. These drawings can be painted, edited, copied, stored and even
animated.
Designs & Arithmetic
Holmes, Frank
$15 each
#27655/3006
is a pair of educational programs for younger children. Lisa's Arithmetic Quiz
Machine 1.01 covers the basic four math functions. It can be configured by a
parent or teacher and has positive reinforcement messages, reviews, quizzes
and varying levels of difficulty.
Fun with Designs lets children create patterns on the screen using a variety
of shapes. Designs can be saved to disk, but not printed except via graphics
screen dumps.
I Can Do Math!
Byrd, Nancy
$0
#27655/3630
provides drills in addition, subtraction, multiplication and division for
children at four different skill levels.
Sparky's Math Adventures
Omega Software, Inc.
$15
#27655/3815
in an animated math (addition only) game for grades 1-6. An equation is
displayed, and you must guide Sparky the bear to throw a rock at the correct
answer. You can adjust the timer to give the player up to 99 seconds to find an
answer. High scores are saved to disk. The animated graphics are excellent, and
you can choose either a 16-color EGA or 256-color VGA display. Requires 550K of
free RAM and 600K of disk space.
Googol Review
Dawson, Paul T.
$10
#27030/3914
is a number and word problem program. The author says: "The word problems are
extremely strange...". Anyone who has see Googol Math Games has an idea of what
that can mean. The program is in the form of a game in which several people can
compete." Requires 640k.
Googol Math Games
Dawson, Paul T.
$10
#27030/1874
is a combination arcade game and math tutor. The programs cover addition,
subtraction, multiplication and division. The first game is a jump-and-run
type of game in which the hero must avoid the rolling balls, move around the
screen to find the right answer and jump for it. The second game is a
growing-snake type of game in which you must guide the snake around to gobble
up the right answer. The snake grows longer with each answer and it must avoid
running into walls, wrong answers, or parts of itself. The third game is a
"space invaders" game in which math equations descend the screen and you must
"shoot" them with the right answers.
The skill level appears to be grade school, and a level menu allows you to
choose the highest number used by the games. The sounds, graphics, and fast
paced action in this game are outstanding. In addition to the basics of the
program, it is embellished by numerous additional sounds and graphics. You can
run games with or without two different robot faces, and without any noise. We
guarantee that any kid will love this. Requires 512K, and CGA or better.
Math Class
Ryznar, Richard
$15
#27030/2354
is an elementary math program with sounds and graphics. Select from addition,
subtraction, multiplication; it has five levels of difficulty. (Notice that you
do NOT enter numbers in response to questions, you select the right answer using
the left and right cursor keys.)
Math and Logic Games for Kids
KIDware
$12
#27030/2137
is a set of six programs that challenge a child's thinking skills. The
programs are aimed at grade levels kindergarten through sixth grade, but the
games can be enjoyed by all. Two programs are logic-based number games, two
feature real-world simulations, one is a math race where all participants race
at their own level, and the final program introduces fractal graphics.
Lugnut City
Dawson, Paul T.
$10
#27824/4414
is an arcade style math game. You have to run and jump to shoot at different
types of question blocks. When you clear out one level, get the key, and hit the
Exit, you move on to another level.
Some blocks are True/False, others make you calculate an answer, others ask you
what math operation was used to arrive at the answer shown. If you make it
through the all the levels, you can design your own! EGA/VGA and 286 or faster
required.
Math Castle
PAS Software
$15
#27824/2423
is an excellent combination of education and games. Your castle, protected by an
energy shield, is under attack by space ships. To fire your weapons, you must
perform correct math calculations. If you are wrong or too slow, the shields
will eventually fail and your castle will be destroyed. Graphics are very well
done with colorful ASCII characters, so the program will run even on a mono
system. Sound effects and music accompany the action.
Math Challenge 2.0
Just For Me Software, Inc. ASP
$17
#27824/4478
is a game that helps children learn the math tables. A separate program allows
the parent to select subject and difficulty levels and to enter the child's
name. The program features animation with colorful graphics and sounds, display
of hi-res digitized photos, and personalized encouraging remarks. Requires VGA
and hard disk.
Math For Prizes
Software Masters
$12
#27824/4083
is a math learning tool with a Pavlovian angle - correctly answering a specified
number of problems within a time limit wins a designated prize. The prize can be
anything you want: an extra hour of TV, a banana split, etc.
The program covers addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. It can
be set for any grade level.
Mom's Math 4.3
Motes, Dr. Andy ASP
$10
#27824/4549 (10-93 CD)
includes three arcade-like math games and other modules for addition,
subtraction, multiplication, division, and pre-algebra for children of all
ages. The program has multiple learning levels so your child will not outgrow
the program. Color graphics required.
Math Workout 1.3
Dobrin Company
$23
#20087 [2 disks]
drills students in addition, subtraction, multiplication, division,
percentages and decimals. There are 180 different levels of difficulty
with randomly generated problems. Problems can be solved at the
individual's pace or you can set a beat-the-clock time limit.
Math-Shop Series 2.51
Webb, Jack C.
$10-$20
#27754/4319 [3 disks] (10-93 CD)
generates math problem worksheets in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and
division. You may choose the number of digits, range of numbers for the digits
and number of problems per page. Problems are then generated randomly using the
ranges selected.
Kwikstat 3.3
Elliott, Alan C. ASP
$53
#27058/1251 [3 disks]
lets you create a database and enter and edit data; create reports and query
the database; generate graphs and descriptive and comparative statistics (eg:
t-test, ANOVA) plus regression analysis and more. Data may be imported from
dBase III files. More support has been added for Hercules video. Although
not mentioned in the manual, there are predictive (forecasting) routines in
the simple and multiple linear regression modules. These allow you to make
predictions from the linear regression equations calculated in the program.
Two other modules are available: Two-Way Analysis of Variance and Time Series
Analysis. Two-Way ANOVA also includes 2-way with repeated measures, multiple
comparisons and interaction plots. Time Series includes data autocorrelation
plots, data modeling, parameter estimation and forecasting with confidence
limits. (Note: KS.DOC is not included.)
KwikStat Simulations Module
TexaSoft ASP
$0
#27058/2975
is an add-on for KwikStat. The program generates data sets from normal,
uniform or exponential distribution. It can also be run by itself. A hard disk
is recommended.
XYSee (for CGA)
Insight Advantage
$30
#27058/2152 [2 disks]
is designed as an insight enhancing addition to high-school and college level
studies in Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry. It overcomes the classic
difficulty in visualizing the curve represented by a given equation, and the
effect upon the form of the curve when parameters within the equation change.
XYSee provides full coverage of primary level subjects such as Points and Lines,
intermediate subjects such as Quadratics, Trigonometrics, and advanced subjects
such as Parametrics and Composites. In addition, Interactive coverage is
extended to forms such as Triangles, user defined Polygons (structured Spline,
and free-form,) and designs utilizing Artistic Mathematics.
Math Maniac 1.03
Downsoft Software Company ASP
$24
#12069
is a math tutor for ages 4-13. It covers addition, subtraction, multiplication
and division. The program increases the level of difficulty as each level is
mastered. Each exercise completed successfully is rewarded with music that
plays through the PC's speaker. Student progress is recorded and displayed.
Custom sets of problems can also be created. Requires 512K.
Mathcounts 1.1
Able Art Software ASP
$30
#4759
is a graphics-based math tutor for 1st through 4th grades, covering
addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, estimation, word
problems, fractions, decimals and more. Instructive feedback, remedial
work, automatic beginner's mode, and a record of a student's progress
are provided. Requires 640K RAM.
Math Lady 1.1
Niche Software
$10
#12114
is an aid for high school students studying trigonometry. Animated displays are
included. Requires VGA and a hard disk.
Moraff's Mather 3.0 [MATHER] (08-93 CD)
Moraff, Steve
$?
#12382
is a math drill targeted at ages 8 and older. Students can win money to
buy prizes in the game by solving math problems within time limits.
Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division are covered. The
game supports virtually all video types from Hercules to Super-VGA. It
also includes mouse support, graphics, and Moraff's Entrap, a
multi-level 3D maze game.
Prof. Weissman's Stats Tutorials 2.12
Professor Weissman's Software
$30
#12127
contains statistics problems like those in an introductory textbook with
step-by-step solutions. The program maintains a record of the student's progress
and has three levels of difficulty.
Statistix
Professor Weissman
$?
#3366
is a statistics tutorial. It covers frequency distribution; histograms and
polygons; mode, median and means; and measure of variations. Students select the
subject and problems to work from the various textbook sources provided.
Worksheets can be printed easily.
Treasure Hunt Math 1.2
Adventure LearningWare ASP
$20
#12136
is an arcade-style math game for grades 1-6. You must progress through
the four colorful animated levels, collecting treasures and solving
problems. Math facts covered include addition, subtraction,
multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, and percents.
Options include the ability to solve equations or find missing factors,
a study mode for previewing problems, bonus rounds, printed test
generation and certificate of achievement, problem file customization,
and much more. Requires 384K, EGA/VGA.
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