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As of February 2011, Seterra has a new homepage! Please visit http://online.seterra.net/en to use the online version of Seterra.
Seterra is a challenging educational geography game with 70 different exercises. Learn about countries, capitals, flags and cities in Africa, Europe, South America, North America, Asia and Australia, using outline map exercises!
Examples of map quizzes: countries in Europe; American states; American state capitals; French cities; cities in Mexico; countries in Asia, etc, etc... Seterra is perfect for classroom use, for homeschooling or just for fun!
Seterra runs in Danish, Dutch, English, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish or Swedish. Each exercise has a high score list to keep track of each student's progress. A colorful and addictive way to teach your kids geography!
Version 2.85 was released in June 2006. Montenegro is now included, as well as a game on the provinces of China.
Version 2.84 was released in October 2005. It contains corrections of flags (Belarus, Bosnia, Afhganistan, Macedonia and Ethiopia). The new version can also run from a write-protected network disk.
Version 2.83 was released in August 2005. It contains minor corrections.
"Outstanding content and a straightforward interface make Seterra an oddly compelling geography-quiz program. You can test your knowledge of world cities, capital cities, countries, geographical features, and flags. Most quiz types are broken out by region, such as Australia and Northern Africa. The game gives you a number of chances to guess, color-coding the correct answer by how many times you picked wrong. After three wrong guesses, the correct answer lights up green; when you click it, it turns red. This creates an easy visual representation of which areas you need to study more. The high-score tables provide a subtle but effective spur to learn. We had only two small quibbles: we would have liked a desktop icon option, and sometimes the place names overlap and obscure nearby location dots. Anyone interested in learning more about our world, especially students, can get sucked into Seterra's spell."--Download.com
The source code for Seterra is no longer available for download.