TitleTroggle Trouble Math
Overall RatingC-
SourceMECC/Softkeys
Playing TimeDepends on how good you are.  I played 5, 5 minute games and couldn't get to the next world.
Date1996
Cost$14.95   http://www.cdaccess.com/ html/shared/trogglet.htm
Number of Players1 (The students could work in pairs or with more partners)
Special Equipment/Facilities NeededMAC or WINDOWS, audio compatibility.
Subject AreaMathematics (ages 6-12)
ObjectivesTo build knowledge and understanding of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills using whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages.
Brief DescriptionThe students must come up with formulas in which the outcomes equal the number of troggles in order to save Magentas dog from being eaten.  The students are on a mission to find a stole person.
Entry Capabilities RequiredYou can adjust the level of difficulty in many different ways, so just basic knowledge of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division are needed.

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points:  It's a great introduction to creating formulas which leads to algebra down the road.
Weak Points:  Impossible to count the number of troggles.
ReviewerNellie
PositionGrad student
Date3/24/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Power Macintosh G3, 233 megahertz, 64 mgb of RAM