Socratic has your back!
By Inuyasha 24480
As an upperclassman in high school: take my word for this - this app is amazing! As an AP/honors students I sure know what it’s like to not do assignments (due to tiredness, laziness, or legitimate reasons) or copy from friends the period before the assignment is due. I also know what it’s like to be an active user of Quizlet whenever I need to look up some test or quiz answers for reviews/studying or for straight up cheating (lol). But what we all know is that searching up each individual question on google and then having to go through several Quizlets to find the correct answers for each and every one can be quite time consuming and tedious. However, with this wonderful app it finds all the Quizlets for you in an instant by just taking a picture of the question! Even if Socratic can’t find an answer, it provides the user with at least a legitimate, scholarly definition of the subject matter of your question! In short, Socratic is a amazing and l totally recommend it to any type of student! Honestly, Socratic came through and helped me passed my finals this semester!
Confusing and unable to answer questions
I downloaded this app to help me understand my math homework more when trying to makeup work that I missed. It works well with taking pictures and explaining, but it only explains simple questions or questions other people have asked. It works well for problems in like 1st-5th grade, but when you start to do middle school math with it, it doesn’t have the question you asked or it explains it in a confusing way. I had a question of “Triangle A has side lengths 2, 3, and 4. Triangle B has side lengths of 4, 5, and 6. Is Triangle A similar to Triangle B?” Similar meaning same angle measures and possibly different side lengths. It gave me an answer but not for my questions. Google Socratic gave me answers that had to do with right angles, side lengths, and the differences between types of triangles but not what I was looking for. I gave this app 4 stars because it’s a good app for younger kids learning math but not for middle and high school math. The app does not seem to understand the question or gives you the answer to a “similar” question when you ask for a question more than just a simple “_x_=_”. I hope Google can fix this because Socratic is a very easy and understandable app to use, it just doesn’t meet the requirements for explaining math to older students.
Greatest cheating app ever
When I was in high school, I was struggling with math, I didn’t know how calculus or inequalities work. I was failing class due to the teacher failing to teach us about the importance on how to do those equations. When I saw my friend use the app called Socratic, he really helped me and he told me “the teacher doesn’t do anything for us, that’s why I am cheating” and I agreed. Then he told me to get the app and I asked “what’s it called” he told me Socratic. I installed the app and it really helped me. The app helped my grade be gained by 67%, but there was a catch tho, the problem was it was prohibited by using the app due to it was called cheating, so I decided to using the app in secret, I didn’t get caught for the first 2 months and when I did, I only lost that small quiz not he whole entire grade. To conclude this review, I would personally recommend Socratic due to it really helps you with your work especially when your in school. Just don’t get caught or else u would lose more credits than gain credits.
I love this app for so many reasons. I love that it gives you answers from different sources because certain sources give better explanations than other for certain problems. It’s really good at recognizing the text in a text book or my handwriting and I have really bad hand writing. It helps when I am doing a new type of problem and to make sure I am doing it right and if I don’t know how it can teach me how. It has helped me do so well in Algebra I. I just have one problem I recently got an iPhone X and now the app is all messed up. When you try to crop your problem it doesn’t do it right and it is all off center. It almost makes the app unusable. I understand the phone is still new and it takes time to update, but if you could do it as fast as possible it would mean a lot because I need this app. Thank you for making this amazing app it is far better than Photomath
The update sucked
To whoever is reading this, you must be confused to why everyone is talking about why the update sucked, and what did they exactly update well here’s an explanation
Before the update this app would both give you the answer but explain it in a way where you knew how to do the rest of the math problems you needed help with initially. I sometimes used it just for the answers, but most times it was because I had trouble with a specific problem. Some math problems got more complicated and to understand it I would use this app, it would go into a step by step process to make sure you, the user, understood how to do the problem. Sometimes it would provide links and would show you graphs so you fully understood. I also used it to check my answers to see if they were right.
Now after the update you can’t really do any of that. It tells you how to do specific things but doesn’t show the step by step on how to do the problem. For example you could in put, 5+4-3, and it’d show you how to add and subtract but wouldn’t show you step by step what to add or subtract first. I used to love and recommend this app but this partnership and new update completely ruined the app for me.
Photomath v. Socratic
I love all things apps that help you handle real-life problems. That’s why I have an arsenal of homework, study, and scholarly apps, two of them being Photomath and Socratic Math and Homework help. I like both for different reasons
Photomath- Photomath can do a lot of advanced equations and problems, as well as graphs. However, it does not possess the ability to do word problems.
Socratic- Socratic can do math, history, science and English. All the other subjects besides, Socratic’s math can do word problems but not a lot of advanced equations.
Both apps have the ability to scan, as well as give detailed instructions on how to actually do the thing they just gave you the answer for. They are both extremely valuable apps in my possession, and as a student with honors classes, I feel ready to face whatever my teachers throw at me. Thank you, Socratic and Photomath
By Broski 37
I was a bit skeptical at first before downloading this assuming it was going to give inaccurate results like the other apps. I saw that this had good reviews and I decided to check it out myself to see what all the fuss is about .it turns out that taking a picture of a math problem can give you the results you need, including a step by step process that explains everything . I am very satisfied with this. Thank you so much for making this.i’ve been struggling with math lately and this helps a lot. So far so good I guess I’ll have to see if it can do the same with other subjects.
This won’t necessarily work all math problems and will sometimes give inaccurate result. I would still recommend this either way and it’s still good, just some minor flaws.
I’m so impressed with this app! I had found another app before this and it wanted me to pay and I didn’t want to I eventually found this app and I am so pleased that it gives you the steps the answer and even Khan Academy! My school loves to suggest Khan Academy to help us if we need help and the fact that this app gives a video from Khan Academy really impresses me. I am so pleased with this app and suggest it for your child or anyone, so if you weren’t paying attention in class (please pay attention though) or your teacher doesn’t explain math the way your brain is able to comprehend it you can come on here take a picture of the problem and it will teach you anything! This app is a lifesaver and the best and most worth it app I have downloaded!!
OMG THE BEST
By Hugging defy
This is the most amazing app last night I totally forgot about math homework at 11:30 and really was just so tired and needed to sleep but really didn’t want to get a bad grade for not doing it. So I searched up math on the App Store and this popped up and I’m so glad it did. THIS IS LITERALLY A LIFESAVER it took me 6 minutes to finish 30 problems because this app is so amazing at showing you how to do the problem quickly and then giving you the right answer I got a %100 on the math homework. Not only did it give me the answer it helped me understand the problem more then my teacher could. I’m so thrilled that I found this new app!!!! Definitely download it. It doesn’t make you pay AT ALL for any answers or anything!!! It’s so amazing!!! %100 RECOMMEND!!!!
So amazing it actually made me EMOTIONAL
Im currently planning on taking Chemistry in the following year but decided to do a little work and learn a bit before hand before school starts so I am ready. As I was studying I was trying sooo hard to find the answer to this one question I had and it’s difficult because you don’t have a tutor and Chemistry is not the current class I’m taking so it would be difficult to ask my teacher, but I literally typed it in and the answer was there and SIMPLIFIED. ITS SO MUCH EASIER THAN SEARCHING ON THE INTERNET WITH ALL THESE DIFFICULT DEFINITIONS!! I got emotional because I have got so frustrated and worked on this one question for hours and now I just have a peace of mind that this app was created. Definitely recommend 10/10