What are the best fun educational apps for adults?

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  1. 19

    #1Duolingo

    Duolingo

    With the Duolingo app, you can practice and improve your speaking, reading, listening and writing skills while playing games at the same time. Just answer questions and complete lessons to improve both your vocabulary and grammar skills.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Roy Bell
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "This is a very good app. Duolingo has a host of languages you can choose to pick up and learn. What makes it very unique for me is that I can learn while playing the games they provide. They flash images and speak the words which after awhile I can pick up pretty easily from just listening. There's also writing that helps really ingrain things into memory. I really enjoy Duolingo and feel it's a great app if you're looking to learn some new languages while having a fun and engaging experience."
  2. 18

    #2Eduisfun

    Eduisfun
    Eduisfun is a gamified learning platform that lets you expand your knowledge about more than 10.000 concepts. Specially useful for students, it offers information about 60 topics, allowing you to track your progress.
    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Teresa Fields
    Written on January 12, 2018
    "I think Eduisfun is a great app for learning and it's also really enjoyable to use because it feels more like a game. It might be made for teenagers but most certainly has helped me learn things as an adult as well. "
  3. 13

    #3Memrise

    Memrise
    Memrise is a course site dedicated to help people learn languages and vocabulary quick and effectively. If offers an app for Android and iOS devices to allow you to follow the courses wherever you are.
    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Varies by plan

    Michael Reid
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "memrise is an awesome app that has really helped me with my learning skills.I have improved my French skills a great deal and thanks to this app.One thing I like about it is that its so informative."
  1. 10

    #4Curiosity

    Curiosity
    Curiosity is a free app that allows people to learn about everything! With this complete application, you can read the best articles, and watch the most interesting and educational videos.



    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Charles Estrada
    Written on January 12, 2018
    "I love this app! I used to get stuck on youtube videos about random facts about different subjects but this does a much better job than google's recommended algorithms. I've literally spent hours just reading through some of the most interesting articles I've ever read. If you have a curious mind and like to spend time learning new things this app is a must!"
  2. 8

    #5DailyArt

    DailyArt
    Learn about art in an easy way and get inspired every day with DailyArt. This app shows you a new piece of art every day, including a short story to know more about it. It features more than 1,600 masterpieces.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Carolyn Estrada
    Written on January 6, 2018
    "this is a good app and i learn alot from it. every day, i learn a new art. it is very helpful"
  3. 6

    #6Drona

    Drona

    Drona app is an app that lets you improve your general knowledge. It features more than 50.000 questions to guess and daily updates.You can test your knowledge with the quiz that features and improve your English with its Word Learner.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Andrea Nichols
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "Easy preparation for many level exams such as IBPS, RRB, SSC, and UPSC. This app includes 52,600 questions. for higher learning and many government test preparations. You can learn better English with this app for competitive exams such as the SAT and TOEFL. This is for android 4.1 and up."
  4. 2

    #7Star Chart

    Star Chart

    This educational free app allows people to learn about the astronomy. With Star Chart you can have a hand a virtual and complete star chart just by pointing your device at the sky.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Cynthia Kelley
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "I have never used Star chart but it does sound interesting. I have always liked to look at the stars and learn about them, so this may be one app to look into."
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    #8EngVarta

    EngVarta

    EngVarta is an educational application that lets users connect with live English experts, who are readily available to help improve their communication skills and enrich their vocabulary. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free

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    #9Science360

    Science360

    Science360 is a free iPad app developed by the National Science Foundation that offers interesting media regarding science issues. The app is free and the content is brought by all kind of science professionals from all over the world.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Brian Knight
    Written on January 9, 2018
    "This app is pretty good. Some of the content is a bit boring, but I'm still glad I installed it."

Summary

Best What are the best fun educational apps for adults
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1DuolingoApps 19 Free
2EduisfunApps 18 Free
3MemriseApps 13 Free
4CuriosityApps 10 Free
5DailyArtApps 8 Free
6DronaApps 6 Free
7Star ChartApps 2 Free
8EngVartaApps 2 Free
9Science360Apps 1 Free
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