by: Ange P.
; edited by: Eric Stallsworth
; updated: 5/25/2012
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Learn how to improve your math skills effortlessly playing free games. Whether you’re a student who could use some help or a parent looking for ideas, this article is for you. Discover how the math games on the Online Math Learning website can help achieve better grades.
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How to Improve Your Math Skills
Math can be a very difficult subject for many students. When you’re struggling in a particular class such as math, it often changes your attitude towards the course. Negative thoughts begin to flood the mind and an area that simply requires more practice turns into an impossible burden. To conquer mathematics you must be fearless. A defeated attitude will always hinder your ability to learn regardless of your age. Building self-confidence is key. Math games are an excellent way to boost your confidence and change your attitude towards any form of mathematics. Games can make simple Algebra to advanced Calculus incredible fun.
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Free Online Math Games
There are hundreds of free online math games that you can play. Daily practice is the best method to improve your comprehension of mathematical concepts and terms. Educational math games use flash or interactive puzzles, racing, role-playing, and even shooting elements to teach essential math skills. Adding a visual image to numbers helps students break down complex math problems into simpler terms. The process also makes learning more fun. Playing cool math games is one of the quickest ways to sneak math exercises into your daily routine. Math games for kids progress with grade level. There are math games designed to teach virtually any form of math.
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Online Math Learning
You can improve your math skills online without paying for overpriced tutorial software. Free online math games like the ones featured on Online Math Learning cover topics from elementary division to higher level Algebra and beyond. There assortment of cool math games make learning easy and fun. The large directory of hosted math games gives students and parents a one-stop resource site for the latest interactive educational games. The website also features a variety of quizzes, homework assistance, trivia facts, and practice exercises to improve your make skills. Online Math Learning stands out from other websites offering free online math games because of their additional in-depth tutorials. Lessons on how to solve a wide range of math problems are in YouTube videos on the site. For older students there are ACT and SAT math prep questions as well.
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Cool Games Plus YouTube for Math
The assortment of cool math games at Online Math Learning is impressive. Some of the most popular include Math Millionaire, Bee Smart Math Addition Spider Attack, and Fraction Monkey. Math Millionaire is a fun math word problem game based on the hit game show ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire?’ Players must solve challenging questions on various mathematical topics including fractions, geometry, and percentages. Similar to the TV show you’re given phone a friend, poll the audience, and 50:50 options if you need help solving the question. Work your way up the money period and become Math Millionaire.
In Bee Smart Math Addition Spider Attack young players become a troubled bee who must fly to the right flower without getting attacked by the spider. Each flower contains a possible answer to the addition question. Solve it quickly without getting caught in the web. Another cool game called Fraction Monkey requires players to use an animated monkey to hang fractions in their proper place. Online Math Learning has game for everyone. There is also video section for parents showing fun math games for kids that you can do at home.