Fun Online Math Games

Written by Jonathan O'Brien



What do you want to be when you grow up? A fashion designer? An Italian teacher? A game creator? No matter what you choose, you will surely need to know your math! Don't feel like sitting in front of some math practice books or pouring yourself into some tough word problem? Play online math games and enjoy learning about numbers, geometry, money, multiplication, and more. Become a math wizard and ace your next math test!

Numbers

When you think of math, you think of numbers. As you go to a higher grade, you may find the numbers becoming more puzzling. What is a fraction or decimal? Have you started to learn about mean, median, and mode or probability? Try these online activities to understand more about numbers!

Counting

One of the first things you learn in math is counting. Some kids can counter faster than others. Now, you can improve your counting skills with these online counting games.

Addition and Subtraction

Addition and subtraction are the most basic math operations. It's a skill which will serve you well for your whole life! Try these interesting online games to become better in addition and subtraction.

Geometry

Triangles, squares, cones, cubes, and cylinders! In geometry, you study shapes, transformations, measurements, angles, and more. Improve your geometric skills by trying these fun online math games, specially designed for elementary school kids.

Logic

Do you like to play "tic-tac-toe"? Why do you place a "circle" or a "cross" in a certain square? How do you "trap" your opponent? You may not know it, but you are using logic when you are playing games like tic-tac-toe, checkers or chess. If you wake up to see wet trees and wet grounds, you know that it must have rained while you are sleeping. That's logic! Try these games to improve your logic skills.

Multiplication and Division

After addition and subtraction, you will learn multiplication and division. To begin, you will have to know the times table or multiplication table, which can be a real chore. Why not play some fun online math games and enjoy yourself as you get better in multiplication and division?

Money

Money is very important. If you want to buy some new clothes, you need money. If you want to go to Disneyland, you need money. It's important to learn how to count and manage your money. Check out these online games and activities to take care of your money.

Problem Solving

These games for fans of word problems. If you like using math to puzzle out problems, these are the games for you. How about some online problem solving games or activities?

SuDoku

This is a very simple game. It helps to improve your word problem solving skills and strengthens your understanding of logic. There are different grids, representing difficulty levels. When you solve the puzzle, you will see that the numbers - starting from 1 to the final number - are jumbled up on each column and row, without repetition. In the rooms, you will also see the same set of numbers, without repetition. Don't rush. Begin at the simplest ones.

Memory

Improving your memory is very important if you want to be a super-student. With better memory powers, you can easily remember hard math and science formulas. Play these games and become smarter than ever!