Math is Fun Games
There are a lot of people who go online to find some enjoyable Math
games. You can find a number of these on various websites. Math games
differ according to level, skill and difficulty. You would definitely
find basic math games online that you and your kids can enjoy. Educators
and teachers can also rely on the Internet for some cool math games.
Below are some of the most popular online math games:
Traffic Jam Game
“Traffic jam game” is quite a popular math game. It is somehow a
board game where you learn some logical thinking skills. You can find
this game in most math websites. The printable edition of the traffic
jam game is also available so you can play it with your friends even if
you are not online. The online version of traffic jam game has over 600
puzzles. The game differs in the level of difficulty and would be more
challenging as you complete one puzzle to another.
The “traffic jam game” is really thrilling for kids as they love cars
which are placed on a game board. They can only move them backward and
forward. Sideway moves are not allowed and the cars can’t turn. The goal
of the game is to move the “red car” out of the board game.
“Mathteroids” is another popular math game that you can play online.
It is very similar to the classic and all time favorite game of asteroid
video arcade game, the one that is played on Atari. The rockets are used
as player controls and represent the arrow keys or mouse pointer. When
the asteroids are hit, they break into smaller pieces. The aim of the
game is to shoot asteroids having the numbers that are multiples of the
specific given number. So if a given number of 5, then you have to shoot
the asteroids with labels of 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and so on. The wrong
numbers can give you no points and further hits of wrong asteroids can
end the game.
This is one of the popular math websites that offer quite a simple
math game. It challenges you on how fast can you solve problems in a
span of 60 seconds. You can choose from four basic math operations such
as addition, subtraction, division and multiplication. You would choose
a random high and low number, hit on ‘Go’ and you would have math
problems to answer. Enter your answers on the box provided and you can
check your answers whether they are right or wrong. This math game is
fun because time is a major factor as well.
Name that Number
This another popular and well loved game fit for elementary students.
This is an easy game of math where all you have to do is to name the
numbers of a given equation. You would be given cards with number
choices that you add, subtract, multiply and divide to arrive on the
Math at the Mall
A more modern approach to play math games is “Math at the Mall”. It
also takes a more advanced platform and is played in flash environment.
The object of the game is to solve problems at the stores, at the mall,
the toy store, the bank, clinic and coffee shop. If you solve three
problems without help, you can earn a gold coin. The math problems
become difficult to solve as you go further. You also lose the gold
coins you are rewarded if you ask for the answer to the math problem you
are unable to solve.