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7 fun, educational apps teens can slot in between part-time jobs and fully-packed social calendars to keep learning alive.

By Sonali Morris

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Brain Tease (Puzzle and Riddles)

Works on: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Give your kid a conundrum to puzzle other than ‘Should I sleep until noon or go swimming?’ Brain Tease serves up perplexing puzzles, tantalizing teasers, and rugged riddles to keep teens on their toes. Even better, the app promises to “improve mental agility, increase cognitive reasoning, dazzle friends, and lower cholesterol.” Not bad for less than a buck.

Check it out: Brain Tease.