Study Tips

Here is a list of resources that can be used to enhance your study skills.  Each app has a picture of the app (which is linked to the app website), the name of the app, the price of the app (and at which app store it is located), the web link for the app*, and finally a description of the app.


Flashcards and References

When using these note card apps, it can be beneficial to search for notecards already created for your particular class.  For example, a student may have already created the list of vocab words for that section, therefore you will be able to use their set without creating your own.

 

 Cramberry (3.99 – Apple only)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cramberry-flash-cards-for/id364907398?mt=8
Make flash cards with Cramberry, or choose from over a million free public flash cards. When you study,Cramberry tracks your progress on each card and presents cards you need to study.

 

 Flashcards+ (Free – Apple only)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/flashcards+/id408490162?mt=8
The world’s most popular and best app for learning and studying new information. Gain access to tens of millions of pre-made Flashcard sets all for free.

 

 StudyBlue (Free – Apple) (Free – Android)
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/studyblue/id323887414
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.studyblue&hl=en
With StudyBlue’s mobile app, you can make, study, and share mobile flashcards, study guides, and quizzes. It’s mobile, it’s social, and it’s free!

 

 Wolfram Alpha ($2.99 – Apple) ($2.99 – Android)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wolframalpha/id334989259?mt=8
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wolfram.android.alpha&hl=en
Wolfram|Alpha has rapidly become the world’s definitive source for instant expert knowledge and computation. Across thousands of domains–with more continually added–Wolfram|Alpha uses its vast collection of algorithms and data to compute answers and generate reports for you.

 

 Khan Academy (Free – Apple only)
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/khan-academy/id469863705?mt=8
We cover a massive number of topics, including K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even the humanities with playlists on finance and history through our 4,200+ videos.

 

*Information about the apps was taken directly from iTunes.