"A flashcard stores information on a set of cards, with the
information being typically portrayed as words and numbers. The
purpose of flashcards is to enable individuals to store verbal and
visual information, often as a learning drill by way of spaced
repetition. The Leitner system is a popular method of studying with
flashcards using spaced repetition.
"Flashcards are one of the best tools for memorizing
information. This is partly because of their versatility. They can
help teach multiplication skills, learn a foreign language, recall
facts, historical dates, in fact anything that can be learned in an
"To provide an insight into the quality of software available,
we have compiled a list of 8 excellent flashcard applications.
Hopefully there will be something of interest for anyone who wants
to memorize information."