A New Visual iPad App For Learning Multiplication Tables

December 6, 2011 in Education (E)

[prMac.com] Espoo, Finland - Independent developer Esa Helttula today is pleased to introduce Multiplication Table 1.0, the 15th of his math instruction apps for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad in the popular iDevBooks series. It provides a unique visual way to learn and study the multiplication tables.

The user can explore the multiplication table in four different ways:
* Table: Explore the multiplication table in various ways.
* Groups: See the multiplications as visualizations.
* Multiples: See how each number has an unlimited number of multiples.
* Solve: Scramble and solve the multiplication table.

The app has been well received by educators and parents. In Wired.com GeegDad review article Jenny Williams wrote: "I highly recommend it for any kid who is learning their multiplication tables, or who needs a more visual way to approach the subject."

"The aim of the app is to increase the intrinsic motivation of a student to learn the multiplication table." commented Esa Helttula. " There are no quizzes, badges, or timers in this app. The app is impossible to explain in words, you have to use it or at least see the video of it."

Device Requirements:
* iPad
* iOS 3.2 or later
* 3.9 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Multiplication Table 1.0 is only $3.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category. Review copies are available upon request.

Esa Helttula is an independent developer located in Espoo, Finland. He specializes in apps for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch that help teach math skills. He is formerly an algorithm visualization researcher at the university of Tampere in Finland. Copyright (C) 2010 Esa Helttula. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.