Encarta

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Encarta

Microsoft's digital encyclopedia. Launched in 1993 on CD-ROM, Encarta was initially based on the Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia and later augmented with the inclusion of Collier's and New Merit Scholar's Encyclopedias. With approximately 60,000 articles, compared to Wikipedia's nearly three million, Encarta was discontinued in 2009.
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Snakes and ladders Ludo Chess COMPUTER SOFTWARE: character software such as Pingu, Dr Seuss or Disney Magic Artist factual software such as Microsoft's Magic School Bus or online encyclopedia Encarta software to develop vocabulary such as the Talking animated alphabet ( www.
s encyclopedia Encarta Africana to all Chicago Public High Schools for three years as part of their "Beyond February" national campaign.
The extraordinary memories of Robert Burns, who was named after the bard, are featured in the multimedia encyclopedia Encarta, compiled by computer giant Microsoft.

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