QuizCards is a flashcard app intended for students using an OpenStax CNX (cnx.org) or OpenStax College (openstaxcollege.org) textbook. The app...
- pulls glossary terms from a Connexions or OSC chapter (module) and creates a deck of flashcards
- has 3 modes
- Study - displays the term and the definition
- Self Test - Terms are displayed, but definitions are hidden
- Quiz - 3 random definitions are displayed from the deck. Only one is correct.
- allows creation of your own deck of cards
- allows editing of downloaded decks
Permissions used by the app:
- Internet - used to retrieve content from Connexions. App is TOTALLY AD FREE!
- Write External Storage - used to store downloaded decks of cards on your phone.
- Access Network State - used to check if a data connection is available before retrieving content.
This open source app was developed as a Google Summer of Code 2012 project. The code is available at https://github.com/Connexions/CNXFlashCardsApp.
OpenStax CNX (http://cnx.org) is an open source educational repository at Rice University that is dedicated to putting the worlds knowledge on the web for free. OpenStax College (http://openstaxcollege.org) is the publisher of peer reviewed open textbooks.