...Precalculus is both preparation for a following calculus course, AND often a last course in discrete math, so it covers a wide range of topics, some of which are not specifically useful to calculus (such as probability and combinatorics). It relies on solid skills from previous courses in Algeb...
Acton, MAView Tutor
...The other two are linear algebra and the stochastic systems (statistics), which come together in advanced courses. Everyone intending to pursue studies in basic science (including life sciences), engineering or economics should have a good foundation in introductory calculus. Mechanics is the basis of physics, physics is the basis of most fields of application, particularly in engineering.
Allston, MAView Tutor
I am a retired Massachusetts teacher with lots of elementary teaching (K-8) experience including special education. I retired early because it made sense after 34 years, but I still have the passion and desire to teach and watch kids blossom under my tutelage. I still work part time teaching math ...
Northborough, MAView Tutor
...Doing well on tests requires an interesting mix of confidence and humbleness. The confidence is needed to keep from freezing up, or freaking out just because a question is a bit confusing. The humbleness is necessary to realize that sometimes it is best to make a best guess and move on; nobody knows everything and time is the game.
Belmont, MAView Tutor
Greetings, my name is Adam and I am a graduate of Assumption college where I dual majored in Chemistry and Philosophy. I have spent the last several years working in the field for the medical diagnostics division of a large company. I have always been told my out-of-the-box explanations proved extremely helpful in understanding difficult concepts.
Attleboro, MAView Tutor