Vocabularium - Flash Cards

Common Sense Media says

Educational app teaches new words and famous quotes.

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What parents need to know

Ease of play

Simply touch the screen to reveal the definition or quote on the other side of the flash card, and swipe your finger to move forward or backward.

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Consumerism

The app does not have advertisements, although the publisher promises that a paid version of the app with more words is on the way.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
Not applicable
Privacy & safety

Mostly private. The app does not have any links to outside sources.

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Vocabularium - Flash Cards is an educational app created to expand vocabulary. The application includes 200 words with correct pronunciations and usage. Each card offers something different on the opposite side -- some words contain quotes from classic literature, while others have full definitions or synonyms. Users can collect a selection of favorite words by highlighting the star on the upper right-hand corner of the card. Search through the assortment of words by shuffling through random cards, organizing words alphabetically, or flipping through favorites.

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The VOCABULARIUM - FLASH CARDS app does a good job teaching new words, and offers a nice introduction to classic literature. Some words simply provide definitions, while other words are linked to quotations -- "ambiguous" from Moby Dick and "repudiate" from War and Peace are examples. Whether expanding vocabulary or playing trivia with friends, word smiths will find Vocabularium - Flash Cards a productive activity or simply a fun way to pass time.

App details

Device:Android
Price:Free
Pricing structure:Free
Release date:January 19, 2011
Category:Reference
Size:0.55 MB
Publisher:Ralph Gootee
Version:1.2
Minimum software requirements:Android 1.6 and up

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