World Geography Quiz - Americas

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This application is recommended for ages 4+.

Version 1.1 Updates -

Thanks to helpful suggestions from customers, we are happy to report that the quiz engine has been rebuilt to properly indicate wrong answers and one cannot go to the next question until a question has been answered correctly. The interface has also been improved.

This app is dedicated to learning about the Geography of the Americas. Learn:

Country Names
Official Languages

Start by choosing what you want to see: Map, Flags or Country Names, then pick what you want to guess: Capitals, Language or Country Names. There are a total of 8 different modes:

Match Country Names to Maps
Match Capitals to Maps
Match Languages to Maps
Match Country Names to Flags
Match Capitals to Flags
Match Languages to Flags
Match Capitals to Country Names
Match Languages to Country Names

The app features a game scoring system which rewards successive correct answers as well as quick correct answers with combo and time bonuses.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940043882356
  • Publisher: Optiqal
  • Publication date: 2/8/2012
  • Series: NOOKapps Series
  • Version name: 1.1
  • Format: NOOK App
  • File size: 7 MB
  • Sales rank: 428,428
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Customer Reviews

Average Rating 2.5
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  • Posted February 13, 2012

    Potential, but needs work

    I have been waiting for a set of good geography game type apps, so I was pleased to see this one and others by the same company.

    It has a lot of potential but definitely needs some work and some tweaking before I would purchase the rest in the series. If the developers are reading, please consider:

    1. Correct/incorrect message flashes too quickly
    2. No opportunity to guess more than once if you're incorrect, i.e. paring it down to the right answer by process of elimination
    2. Correct answer is not given if you miss, so any learning potential is lost. This is the biggest drawback and fault in the app, IMO. If a correct answer isn't given immediately then you can just aimlessly play through over & over without feeling like you're improving or learning anything.
    4. No summary of the results at the end of the game.

    I DO very much like the fact that you can choose your combination of things shown & guessed for a lot of variety. You can choose to be shown maps, flags or country names, then choose to guess capitals, language or country names.

    If the app(s) can be updated to immediately give the correct answer or let us keep guessing until we get the correct one (lowering the score each guess of course) then it would be a winner of an app and I would absolutely consider purchasing the others by the same dev. If this is not changed then I don't really see any replay value, and it will undoubtedly sit in my app drawer unused.

    Hope this is helpful to someone.

    25 out of 28 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2012

    Really disappointing, no information about what was missed. To q

    Really disappointing, no information about what was missed. To quick
    going on, if I could get my money back, I would !!

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 25, 2012

    This app is rotten

    Bad design and poor quesrion and the maps are worse.

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2012

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