You are a famous crimebuster hot on the trail of that world-renowned thief, Carmen Santiago, and her latest gang. The rumours that she had died in a bizarre accident don't deter you; after all, it might just be misdirection. So you track her to the Dark Woods of I/O Error, where you encounter three hideous beasts and lose your way in the night. Virgil, a Greek poet, meets you in your frenzy and tells you that the only way out is through Hell itself. "Alas," he continues, "the...

Topics: edutainment, Dante's Inferno

The 3 games on this disk are in 'shell format', which means that the user is able to make his or her own word list files. Spell-N-Time - From Courseware magazine, this program flashes a word and you must type it in. If you miss, the word will be flashed in syllables. If you miss it twice, it is shown for copying. Flashing time speeds up or slows down depending on accuracy and speed of response. Syllables! - This program comes from Courseware magazine also. This version will let a player break...

Topics: Educational, Language Arts

This is a Spanish language program giving practice in subtraction with borrowing for 3 mixed units of measure: - Yards and Feet - Feet and Inches - Hours and Minutes Using paper and pencil to solve a problem presented, the student then chooses one of 4 answers shown. Wrong choices are common error types yielding feedback to help students re-solve the problem correctly.

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

Assembled by Hal Gibson, this disk includes some cleaned-up soft-swap classics, as well as programs from other sources: 9 in total. Adding Fractions: Fraction addition drill. 3 levels of help/response in form of graphic display of shaded rectangles. Add with Carry: Vertical addition of integers. Clear prompts to walk learner through 2-digit addition with carrying. Talking Calculator: Type in math problems, and hear numbers & answers in digitized speech! Catch the Fish: Fish along a number...

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

This program originally accompanied the book An Apple for the Teacher: Fundamentals of Instructional Computing - Second Edition. The program includes example and demonstration programs which are unfortunately only good as a curiosity without the accompanying book.

This program is an interactive slideshow on characteristics of light, nature of waves, and periodic waves.

Topics: Educational, Science

Stickybear Printer is a sophisticated, easy-to-use graphic design program for designing and printing posters, greeting cards, stationary, etc.

Match Maker - French provides extensive vocabulary drill for use in all French I courses. It includes 98% of the standard vocabulary. There is room to add additional vocabulary to tailor the program to specific individual needs.

Topics: Educational, French Language

Have fun discovering the mysteries of the human body with this challenging family game of human anatomy. Take the most incredible journey...into the most incredible machine. Hip bone's connected to the... actually the pelvis is attached to the femur. Start out by putting together the skeletal system, then work your way up to complex questions about the organs. Or, just jump right in and tell the computer which organ is affected by angina. The Body Transparent is a colorful, detailed look at the...

Topics: Educational, Health Science

Factactics is a trivia game for one to two players. Categories include movies, music potpourri, rock & roll, sports, television, Americana, and "the big mix." The game displays a trivia question and players have an opportunity to buzz in. If no player buzzes in the game will then display the answer with the letters re-arranged as a hint.

Algebra Volume 1 will teach you the definitions of numerals, operators, grouping symbols, and equality. It will then go through the topics of number line operations (the number line, real numbers, and using negative numbers), sets (number systems, size, properties), evaluating expressions (variables, factors, exponents), and rules for equation reduction (combining like terms, simple equations, order of operations). Each section includes a post test and there is a final test which combines all...

Topics: Educational, Algebra

Helping kids to spell and build vocabulary skills is just the job for Stickybear! Over 4,000 words and your own word lists spell endless fun for 6 to 9-year olds! Picture Spell. When a picture appears on the billboard, a player must jump Stickybear around shelves and platforms to select the letters that spell the illustrated word! Over 200 word/picture combinations! Word Spell. Stickbear's still on the run, jumping and grabbing fallen letters and using them to recreate the word shown on the...

Topics: Educational, Language Arts

Typing instruction game that dares to be fun. Zap the enemy by typing correctly or the word zaps you. Eighteen progressive lessons graduated from home-letter recognition to 9-letter words, numbers and BASIC programming words. Create your own lesson for specific needs.

Topics: Educational, Typing

One to two players will learn addition and subtraction in this mix of an educational and action game. Math problems are displayed at the top of the screen. You must pilot a spaceship to capture the correct number which is the answer to the problem. While doing this you must avoid or shoot asteroids which are coming across the screen.

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

Game of the States is a collection of 5 games for one or two players. In Name the State you must correctly identify the name of the state shown on the screen. The Capital City module will have you naming the capital for the state shown on the screen. The Abbreviation Game teaches state abbreviations by having you identify the state based upon the abbreviation or doing the opposite and typing in the abbreviation for the state. In Name the Neighbors you must name all of the states which neighbor...

Topics: Educational, US Geography

Learning with Fuzzywomp includes four modules to prepare kids for reading, writing, and math. Bubble Up - The numbers one through nine float out of a hat and the player must shoot them in the proper order. Juggling Clown - The clown displays a number and you must roll that number of balls down. Domino Match - A domino is shown to the player. The player must then choose the same domino from the board. Make-a-Monster - Create a monster from selecting three different parts of the body and then...

Topics: Educational, Early Learning

Journey back to the Age of Exploration! Four dynamic learning activities feature colorful, animated graphics as you relive the heroic sailing adventures of 30 legendary explorers including Columbus, Magellan and Pizzaro.

Topics: Educational, Social Studies

MasterType - Training Ground is the first disk included with MasterType - The Typing Instruction Game. This disk includes lessons and basic drills to prepare you for the full game.

Topics: Educational, Typing

Treasure Hunter takes you and your pilot-guide, Baron von Riches, on a worldwide adventure in search of the pieces of a lost treasure map. For help, you'll turn to the book, Explorers and Discovery (included with the software), as you join in with the whole family in challenging explorations for fascinating facts.

Topic: Educational

Algebra Volume 4 continues to build upon what was learned in the first three Algebra tutorials from Edu-Ware. This volume includes an introduction to graphing, linear equations, variation, solving systems of linear equations, and inequalities. Each section includes a post test and there is a final test which combines all of the material.

Topics: Educational, Algebra

Now kids can practice basic math skills and help the Stickybear family out of some sticky jams at the same time. It's simple - for every set of addition and subtraction problems youngsters get right, Stickybear gets a step closer to getting out of a jam. Get enough problems right and Stickybear gets out of one jam... but into another... And kids practice skills at a pace that's just right for them... because Stickybear Math, the computer automatically advances when the child is ready to try...

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

Type Hype is a program which teaches computer keyboard typing. There are two types of lessons. Keyboard Picture Lesson has you type out the characters on the screen while showing you a picture of a keyboard and highlight which figure should be pushing the key. In this lesson you will complete one line of text at a time. In Text Paragraph you type the characters given on the screen which will consist of a full page at a time. After each lesson the game scores your performance.

Topics: Educational, Typing

A collection of games including Alphabet Match Patch, Number Match Patch, Number Counting Patch, Waffle, Sour Apple, Math Invaders, Pinpoint, Estimation Baseball, and Mineshaft.

Topics: Educational, Early Learning

Your goal is to win as many points as you can by catching colorful, bouncing, falling objects- including bricks, donuts, and stars- before running out of baskets. While trying to accumulate points, you must duck falling objects and dodge moving ground obstacles that try to rip you. Keep score on the computer to see which player's on top! New obstacles and falling objects in each successive round require more and more skill in order to score. The rounds increase in difficulty as you progress...

This program provides graphing capabilities for the following types of graphs: Polynomial functions, rational functions, trig functions, functions on a polar axis, conic sections, three dimensional functions, and Fourier functions.

Feeling Better is a program about human feelings and emotions. It is based upon rational emotive personality theory. Rational emotive theory, also known as RET, was originally developed by Dr. Albert Ellis, a psychologist in New York City. His system of rational thinking is now used all over the world to help children and adults live happier lives. The author of this program is Dr. Howard Kassinove. He has carried out many research projects on RET. The results, which are published in scientific...

Topics: Educational, Psychology

This program teaches definitions, theorems and postulates for use in euclidean geometry. This includes topics on points, lines, and planes, angles, perpendiculars, and parallels, congruence, quadrilaterals, similarity, right triangles, and circles. Like the name implies this is a review program which assumes you already know these topics. The game displays geometry and asks questions about the information given for you to answer. If you don't know the answer you can select help which displays...

Master Drill is a utility specifically designed for the educational environment. With Master Drill you can quickly and easily set up multiple choice drills on any subject you desire. All you do as the drill creator is respond to the prompts. The program will ask you for the question and its corresponding answer. Later, when that question is presented to the student, between two and nine multiple choice answers will be presented, one of which is correct. The incorrect answers are drawn at random...

Topic: Educational

This program originally accompanied the book An Apple for the Teacher: Fundamentals of Instructional Computing. The program includes example and demonstration programs which are unfortunately only good as a curiosity without the accompanying book.

A wonderful way to introduce youngsters to the computer... provide shape recognition... and generate a lot of fun. It's easy for youngsters who use Stickybear Shapes to learn to identify the 5 most common shapes- circle, square, triangle, rectangle, and diamond. Chock-full of Stickybears and other charmers, this delightful program is brimming with bold, bright colors... music... and some of the liveliest animation you'll ever see! Three different learning activities within the program make it...

Topics: Educational, Early Learning

Here's a wonderful way to introduce youngsters to the computer... learn important opposite pairs... and have fun! Youngsters will love to learn all about opposites like up/down... stop/go... tall/short... full/empty... in front of/behind... and loads more. That's because each pair of opposites features lively animation and adorable pictures of unicycles, hot air balloons, bean plants and more. Watch Stickybear climb Up a flight of stairs in one picture... switch to the opposite picture... and...

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

A fun way to reinforce letter and word recognition so necessary for good reading skills! Even the youngest learners can master their ABC's right down to XYZ. A press of the letter A on the keyboard brings a bright airplane weaving across the screen. Press B and a bee buzzing around Stickybear will appear... all the way down to Z for zipped! Alternative Name: 443b - StickyBear ABC

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Topics: Educational, Early Learning

Algebra Module 2 continues from the basics learned in Algebra Volume 1. Learning sections include addition of real numbers (axioms of closure and equality, commutative and associative axioms, the identity element and displacement, the opposite of a real number), multiplication of real numbers (axioms of closure and equality, commutative and associative axioms, the distributive property, rules for multiplication, the reciprocal of a real number), solving equations (transformation by addition and...

Topics: Educational, Algebra

Alpha Cat is an application which will display the contents of a disk sorted alphabetically, by file type, or file size.

Anatomy I by Versa Computing is a review system for basic human anatomy. Topics include the cell, brain, heart, digestive system, circulatory system, respiratory system, skeletal system, excretory system, and the glandular system. Upon selecting a topic you are able to select a skill level (1 to 2) based upon this skill level the game will ask questions, often referring to an accompanying color picture, and you must type in the answer. While you may be to learn some facts based upon this...

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Topics: Educational, Science

Children's Carrousel includes nine games which teach matching shapes, counting, letter recognition, letter and number matching, counting and estimation.

Topics: Educational, Basic Math, Early Learning

Spell It! is a single player game which helps you learn how to spell words. The game begins by showing you a list of the 10 words you are going to be quizzed on spelling. Then as the game advances each word is shown to you again and you re-type the word with the correct spelling.

Topics: Educational, Language Arts

Now counting and number recognition are as easy as 1, 2, 3! Colorful groups of bug, moving objects- trucks and ducks, birds and bears, and lots more- reinforce numbers and counting skills. Each time a number of the keyboard is pressed, a new set of objects is displayed on the screen with the corresponding numeral. You can use the space bar to learn to count up and down. When the space bar is pressed, the next number and objects appear on the screen. The many possible picture combinations work...

Topics: Educational, Basic Math

Your goal is to rack up points by bopping all kinds of objects- planets, stars, ducks, and more... First, you'll flip balls at an animated shooting gallery of whizzing targets that appear. Bop as many as you can. Bop more, score more!... To pile up points in succeeding rounds, you must bop the assorted objects Mr. and Mrs. Stickybear are juggling... don't get bopped by the sandbags Stickybear drops when he sails across the top of the screen in his balloon... and watch out for a pair of silly...

Typing instruction game that dares to be fun. Zap the enemy by typing correctly or the word zaps you. Eighteen progressive lessons graduated from home-letter recognition to 9-letter words, numbers and BASIC programming words. Create your own lesson for specific needs.

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Topics: Educational, Typing

Teachers Grade Book v1.2.1 (1981)(Dynacomp)(PD)

Typing Tutor II is ideal for experienced as well as beginning typists, Typing Tutor II combines fun with learning. As you use the program you increase typing speed and accuracy through a series of personalized lessons and paragraph drills. You choose your area of concentration - letters, numbers, or symbols - and then learn new keys, practice using them in conjunction with the keys you already know, and measure your proficiency with tests. Special Time Response Monitoring (TRM) software...

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Topics: Educational, Typing

If you can't type, you can't compute. For all of those who want to utilize the power of a personal computer effectively and efficiently: Professionals, students, writers, secretaries, and the entire family. Learn how to get the most out of your computer by learning how to type quickly and easily with Typing Tutor III- the most effective typing instruction program ever developed. This remarkable new computer software program automatically adjusts to your unique abilities and progress, creating...

Topics: Educational, Typing

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