Understanding the Brain

Brain Quest

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Brain Quest is a series of educational flashcards which quizzes children on a variety of academic subjects.

The product was created by the French company Play Bac, and was named Les P'tits Incollables. The American version was named Brain Quest, and licensed to Workman Publishing and sold 4.2 million copies in its first 16 months,[1] and made the New York Times Bestseller list for children's books.[2]

Brain Quest is directed toward young learners, from grades 1 through 7, with some card sets geared toward even younger players. It challenges children in such subjects as science, English, mathematics, history, and geography.

The slide flipper game allows 2 players.


  1. Neher, Jacques (1993-11-08). "Teasing Brains for Fun and Profit". International Herald Tribune. Archived from the original on 2009-01-28. http://www.webcitation.org/5eAZd4A6T. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. "Children's Best Sellers". New York Times. 1994-05-22. Archived from the original on 2009-01-28. http://www.webcitation.org/5eAZvFESg. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 

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