Flash Cards

The gist: build an app that lets you define flash cards and then study them.

For anyone learning something that requires memorization—from musical notation to vocabulary—flash cards are such a useful tool.

It would be fun to build something that allows someone to define the flash cards (Prompt | Answer) and then study them.


  • Create flash cards with a prompt and answer
  • Display a flash card with its prompt
  • On tap, display the answer so user can check if they were right
  • Display the next flash card

Extra Credit

  • Weighting the display of the cards to those that are most often incorrectly answered
  • Ability to group flash cards together for studying
  • Random or sequential order


  • Anki — Open source flash card app