Absurd Math

Name:Absurd Math

Brief Description of the Site:
A fun game series for kids learning pre-algebra. Each game is a simulation that includes objectives, rules, and tools that might accompany the game (such as a calculator provided online). A problem is stated to solve, and then the player assumes an identity to begin or resume play. Each game requires a certain level of mathematical knowledge in order to succeed.

How to use the site:
Click on any mission to play it! Within each game there are choices that help determine the outcome. In addition to math skills, reading proficiency is essential. Challenges are often accompanied by high-level vocabulary offering a range of benefits from participation in the games. Games include geometry, probability, science, and a good dose of humor and double meanings through the clever naming of characters and plot.

Submitted by:
Doci Mou