App of the week: Thud! Presidents

By Meris Stansbury
January 11th, 2013

Name: Thud! Presidents.

What is it? A presidential trivia game developed by parents and industry experts with over 50 years of education industry experience. Questions include: Who was the first president to visit China? Which president became Chief Justice of the Supreme Court? Who said “The buck stops here”? Which president kept grizzly bears on the White House lawn? and more.

Best for: Middle school and high school students; adults and teachers.

Price: $2.99

Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 4.3 or later.

Rated: 4+

Features: More than 1,000 questions featuring facts, quotes, and historical trivia; 40 puzzles; 2 levels of play: Brainy, for those who want to test their knowledge, and Insaney, for those who know way too much about US history.


Video demo:

About the Author:

Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Managing Editor of eCampus News, and was formerly the Associate Editor of eSchool News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.