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Apps and Websites for Making Flash Cards and Quizzes

Flash card and quiz apps help students get familiar with and memorize information as well as test their factual knowledge. This list of apps, games, and websites gives students a lot of flexibility for memorization and quizzing, offering a range of premade content as well as quick custom list building, adaptive learning, game-making, progress analytics, and basic feedback. While there's a healthy dose of spelling, vocabulary, and math tools, many of these resources can be used creatively for any content or grade level.

To find out our top choice on this list, check out our article The Best Quiz and Game Show Apps for Classrooms.

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TinyTap: Kids' Learning Games

Book-and-game builder empowers creativity, boasts vast content library

Bottom line: With some patience and planning, this game maker can be a classroom game changer.


Drill math skills with basic, customizable chalkboard-style app

Bottom line: It's a solid practice tool for kids who don't need fancy visuals.


Well-designed, kid-empowering spelling list creator

Bottom line: It's a quality app but needs some oversight; it would be nice if you could track multiple students' scores at once.


Online game offers unique but limited spin on studying

Bottom line: A super-cool concept for studying, but the learning is very traditional, and there's labor-intensive setup.


Game-like student-response tool can spark competitive fun

Bottom line: This is an effortlessly fun and flexible platform, but it shines best with creative implementation that tests its boundaries.


Rote review with plenty of pizzazz

Bottom line: Fun, familiar game show approach to formative assessment and review.


Math-assessment tool focuses on rewards, lacks constructive feedback

Bottom line: An easy-to-use tool for quick practice and assessment, but don't expect a lot of content coverage or instructional support.


Quiz tool has evolved to become interactive lesson platform

Bottom line: This tool has come a long way, adding handy customization options that allow teachers to create learning experiences that exceed other quiz platforms.


Formative and summative assessment merge in snapshot polls and quizzes

Bottom line: Powerful and easy-to-use student-response system has the potential to support responsive teaching.


Versatile polling/presentation tool boasts great question variety

Bottom line: This tool supports student-centered teaching by pushing real-time participation/feedback beyond simple polls and multiple-choice questions.

Math Pack Flash Cards

Quality but dry quizzes enhance speed and efficiency

Bottom line: Offers good learning potential for pre-algebra concepts, despite a few rough edges.


Group game-show fun and independent study in one engaging tool

Bottom line: This tool's unique spin on game shows could increase engagement, or offer classrooms burned out on other tools something new.


Familiar game show-like quizzes with a few new features

Bottom line: Easy-to-set-up and mostly free way to assign quizzes and check for understanding with a handy but paid option for progress tracking.

Brainscape - Smart Flashcards

Flexible flash cards prompt students to reflect

Bottom line: An exceptionally flexible tool with great potential for creating and sharing custom flash cards, but many of the features that make it unique will cost you.


Flexible study aid supports learning at home, at school, and on the go

Bottom line: This is a quality study tool that helps students learn and memorize facts, especially with a paid subscription.


Flexible, interactive test-prep practice for high school and beyond

Bottom line: A variety of question types and on-the-spot analytics help teachers individualize test-prep practice.


Study tool supports good habits, works best for older students

Bottom line: A solid concept, but K–12 students and teachers might be better served by other free apps' features.

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