Geography is one of the few scientific fields that need to be studied in depth. It can be a tall order for students and teachers alike to try and understand the phenomena surrounding geographic occurrences. Thanks to technology, this does not have to be a problem at all. There are several geography apps that have been designed to help make things easy. Here are a few of them.

 

1. Geography learning quiz game

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This app helps students learn and enjoy geography in a fun way. It engages the user to try and find the maps of some of the countries of the world and try to locate some features such as rivers, lakes, mountains and many more. The app comes with two modes; game mode where you can select a preferred difficulty level and earn points based on the time you took to answer the question. Practice mode allows you to learn the features and maps in preparation for the game.

Link: IOS and Android

 

2. Bonza national geographic

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The Bonza National geographic app combines the features of several games such as word search, trivia, jigsaw puzzles and many more to give you a holistic feel of learning and fun. It comes with various themes including animals, humanity, travel and many more. By filling in these puzzles, you end up learning more in a fun way.

Link: IOS and Android

 

3. World citizen: Geography quiz

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World citizen is an app that will help you learn and understand the countries of the world including their capitals and their flags. It is available in four different languages and the countries are all linked to a page in Wikipedia where you can learn more on the countries you have selected. Two modes including the practice game mode and the challenge mode allow you to prepare and then get to work once you have sufficient information.

Link: IOS and Android

 

4. Google earth

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Google earth is one of the most popular geography apps in the world today. The app helps you ‘travel’ the world with your finger tips. You can view the countries of the world in 3D and even at street level. A single click on a country will zoom in to show you all the geographical landscape of the country and even the images related to that country.

Link: IOS and Android

 

5. Map master

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The map master is a geography app that allows students and teachers to be a master of geography in their own right. The map allows students to pin point places on the map and show their prowess and mastery of the geographical locations of the earth. Each point on the map is linked to Wikipedia where you can find more information about the point you have selected which gives you more knowledge regarding that area.

Link: IOS and Android

 

6. World map atlas

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The world map atlas is an app that gives you insights into what encompasses the world including the countries of the world, their flags, the capitals cities of the countries and even the currencies in these countries. You are not only limited to the face value information of the countries but you can also read further regarding the country thanks to the linkage to Wikipedia and other external resources.

Link: IOS and Android

 

7. Geography quiz game 3D

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This is an app that engages users through quizzes as they get to race around the world in 3D. The app has questions that are asked and users are expected to pinpoint the features on the map as they compete with other people online. It gets interesting when you have set ‘traps’ for other users to slow them down as you advance to the end.

Link: IOS and Android

 

8. Logo quiz

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The logo quiz is arguably one of the best geography apps available today. It allows users to identify the outlines of countries, states, provinces and other regions of the world. There are over 200 questions that are segmented in 10 different levels according to difficulty. You can also compete with your friends and find out who is the best amongst you.

Link: IOS and Android

 

9. Countries of the world

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This is an app that gives all the information regarding the countries of the world. You will be able to find information about capitals, GDPs, population, culture and so on. It is also easy to navigate through the app thanks to the audio feature that also helps with pronunciation.

Link: IOS and Android