- GRE Vocab Genius
Recent #1 Ranked Education App - Improve your GRE vocabulary FASTER than with any other vocab app. Applying the latest in cognitive science techniques, Brainscape helps you efficiently learn over 2,000 “dynamic flashcards” covering both vocabulary words and their roots.
Rather than creating frivolous games or distracting quizzes to try to make learning “fun,” Brainscape provides a scientifically optimized algorithm to repeat flashcards in just the right pattern for your brain’s maximum absorption, based on YOUR confidence. Brainscape makes sure that your study time is used as efficiently as possible, because – let’s face it – you are busy!
GRE Vocab Genius includes:
• Nearly 1,900 flashcards for some of the most useful yet difficult vocabulary words found on the GRE, complete with
definitions, sample sentences, and synonyms
• Over 300 “word elements” flashcards for common prefixes, suffixes, and roots
• A customized flashcard repetition algorithm that cuts your memorization time dramatically
• Convenient “browse” and “search” functions that allow you to easily find cards you want
• Ongoing feedback, statistics, and visualization tools to help you track your progress
The Brainscape team is made up of former executives from The Princeton Review and Kaplan, as well as cognitive scientists formerly with Columbia and Yale. Our mission is to make learning easier and more convenient.
Feel free to check out our website (www.brainscape.com), where you can create your own flashcards and study anywhere. Good luck!
Version 2.20130515 (May 18, 2013)
Version 2.20130416 (May 10, 2013)
Version 2.20121008 (Oct 16, 2012)
-iPhone 5 support
-iOS 6 bugs squashed
-brand new onboarding experience
Version 2.20120131 (Feb 13, 2012)
-brand new user interface
Version 2.20111010 (Oct 12, 2011)
-iOS 5 compatible
Version 2.20110815 (Aug 19, 2011)
Version 2.20110711 (Jul 20, 2011)
Version 2.20110421 (Apr 28, 2011)
-New user interface
-Ability to study on web and sync progress with iPhone!
Version 2.20110112 (Jan 14, 2011)
Minor Bug Fixes
Version 2.20101110 (Nov 22, 2010)
-Much faster performance
-Better performance tracking
-Fixed bug where decks got erased
Version 1.20101005 (Oct 13, 2010)
-Many user experience improvements
-Better progress visualization tools
*Note that the app's name has been modified to reflect that the word list is indeed intended for students preparing for the GRE exam. We apologize if this was unclear before. That said, this app is still great if you are prepping for other standardized tests or just improving your vocabulary!
Version 1.20100910 (Sep 13, 2010)
-Fixed crash bug for users who had not yet upgraded to OS 4.
Version 1.20100829 (Sep 6, 2010)
-Even better sample sentences
-Ability to reset stats
Version 1.20100803 (Aug 11, 2010)
-Improved repetition algorithm
-Minor bug fixes
-Corrections of some embarrassing typos
-Better sample sentences
-Clearer instructions and user messaging