Title: Oregon Trail II
Overall Rating: C+
Source: Macintosh Windows CDROM
Playing Time: 30 minutes
Date: 9/22
Cost: $ 59.95 http://www.ky oto-su.ac.jp/information/tesl-ej/ej08/mr1.html
Number of Players: 1
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: none
Subject Area: S American History
Objectives: To successfully complete the trail without running out of supplies and dieing.
Brief Description: The player takes a journey down the Oregon trail facing all the trials and tribulations faced by the pioniers.  The player must make intelligent decisions concerning their trip.
Entry Capabilities Required: use of a mouse

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: It did bring to life the dangers faced by the pioneers.  In doing so it caused the student to consider the reality of life in the past.
Weak Points: I did not feel that it emphasized the facts a student must learn during an American History class.
Reviewer: Liz Valenty
Position: Undergraduate, SUNY Potsdam
Date: 15 September 1998
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.