Parents' Guide to

Desmos Graphing Calculator

By Ashley Kemper, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Advanced graphing calculator includes powerful features.

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age 10+

Based on 1 parent review

age 10+


Desmos is an incredibly helpful tool for kids learning math. Its intuitive and user-friendly interface makes it easy for kids to create and manipulate graphs, functions, and equations, even if they're just starting out with math. Desmos also has a range of built-in functions and tools that help kids explore and understand mathematical concepts more easily. For example, they can use sliders to adjust parameters in equations and see how those changes affect the graph. This interactive approach to learning math can help kids stay engaged and motivated, as they can see the direct impact of their actions on the graph. Overall it's a pretty cool app!

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Is It Any Good?

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This graphing calculator is both powerful and versatile, a must-have for any student learning advanced math skills. Though some kids may find Desmos Graphing Calculator overwhelming, it has tons of resources to help each level of learner successfully use each feature. The preloaded graphs give kids a starting point for exploring a variety of functions and helps them explore math in a new way. For kids who need visual, hands-on input to make sense of advanced math, this app is a great place to start and much cheaper than investing in an expensive calculator.

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