We can’t imagine our lives without smartphones and laptops. They help us in solving various problems from getting up on time (alarm clocks) to checking grammar mistakes in our academic papers and business reports. We also use them as calculating tools to make our life less complicated. Besides, downloading the right app can make you forget about complicated math problems. If you need some help with difficult calculations or simply like playing math games and solving logical problems, these applications are exactly what you need.

## Photomath

###### (Android) – Rating 4.3 (Based on 146,259 votes)(iOS) – Rating 4.5 (Based on 10,851 votes)

With this app, you can become a real magician and solve any math problem. Just point the camera of your smartphone towards a problem and Photomath will immediately show you a step-by-step solution. It will be of great help when you want to check your homework and have a better understanding of the solution algorithm. You’ll also enjoy the additional options of a calculator here.

## MyScript Calculator

###### (Android) – Rating 4.4 (Based on 266,289 votes)(iOS) – Rating 4.5 (Based on 15,754 votes)

We hope you’re not tired of magic yet because this app is an equivalent of David Copperfield in the math digital world. You write an equation on a piece of paper, the recognition system analyzes it and presents a solution to you. MyScript supports basic operations, trigonometry problems, logarithms, and many more.

## Wolfram Alpha

###### (Android) – Rating 4.6 (Based on 30,753 votes) (iOS) – Rating 4 (Based on 7,275 votes)

It’s like having an encyclopedia that you can ask questions and get immediate answers. The app can help you not only with calculus and statistics, but solve crossword puzzles and find out about interesting facts without paying any effort. Wolfram Alpha gives you an access to the universal knowledge and the endless possibilities of broadening your mind.

## PCalc Lite

###### (iOS) – Rating 3.5 (Based on 9,418 votes)

If you were looking for a flawless and free scientific calculator, don’t look any further. PCalc Lite has numerous features and add-ons you can use to solve trigonometric and logarithmic functions, undo and redo your operations, work with constants, etc. If there’s something you need and the app doesn’t have it, you can buy some of the additional features.

## Mathspace

###### (Android) – Rating 3.5 (Based on 103 votes)(iOS) – Rating 2.5 (Based on 20 votes)

You think that reading math books is boring and unproductive? Try reading them online accompanied by more than 20, 000 interactive questions and lessons. You can solve math problems and see their step-by-step solution. The app recognizes handwriting, so you can relax and keep writing in your favorite notebook. You’ll get a constructive feedback on your progress and receive the problems of the relevant difficulty level. Make learning algebra, geometry, statistics, etc. more interesting.

## Box Algebra 5+

###### (Android) – Rating 4.7 (Based on 975 votes)(iOS) – Rating 4.5 (Based on 701 votes)

Now it’s time to get a little bit less serious and play a game. Nobody’s going to judge you as this game is as educational as any other student book. In a playful way, you (or your children) are going to learn the basic rules of elementary algebra by solving logic puzzles of different difficulty levels. There are 200 puzzles to solve and the time you’ll spend on them won’t be spent in vain.

## Calculords

###### (Android) – Rating 4.5 (Based on 1,259 votes) (iOS) – Rating 4.5 (Based on 311 votes)

One of the most common questions students ask themselves when solving math problems is “What am I doing this for? Who needs those functions anyway?”. But when it can help you beat the annoying enemy, you get more motivated and involved in the process. Playing Calculords, you have to add, subtract and multiply numbers to destroy your enemy. You Galaxy needs you! And your outstanding math skills, of course.

## Math Ref

###### (iOS) – Rating 3 (Based on 10,687 votes)

Here, you’ll find more than 1,400 formulas, figures, and examples to become a real ace in math, chemistry and physics. The app is easy to navigate and very user-friendly. If you’re looking for some basics and don’t want to lose a lot of your time on it, this is a perfect option for you.

## Algeo Graphing Calculator

###### (Android) – Rating 4.3 (Based on 14,723 votes)

It’s a free graphic calculator that offers all the necessary functions to solve your math problems. You can draw functions and find intersections within a short amount of time.

## Operation Math

###### (Android) – Rating 4.4 (Based on 51 votes)(iOS) – Rating 4 (Based on 175 votes)

We’ll end this list with a nice educational game where you can become a super spy Agent Prime and defeat the evil Doctor Odd using your exceptional math skills. Each level will offer you some problems and riddles of increasing difficulty level, so be prepared to use all of your secret powers.

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