Calculus is one of my favorite subjects to study as well as one of my favorite subjects to tutor. In my junior year of high school I completed AP Calculus BC, scored a 5 on the AP Exam, and then continued on to multi-variable calculus at my local community college during my senior year. Upon arriv...
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...In truth, the only people that really learned through that method became teachers in later life. Moreover, it's just plain boring. I practice the use of a student's prior knowledge to serve as a guide for new instruction.
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...Geometry can be challenging for students because: A) It introduces proofs, which require more writing than in other Math classes, and B) It adds shapes and other two-dimensional figures which require spatial thinking that is not exercised as greatly in other Math classes. The key to Geometry i...
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...One of the most memorable and enjoyable courses I took as a Georgia Tech chemical engineering student was my organic chemistry sequence which included six-hour labs every Friday afternoon. My prof, Dr Liotta, had a knack of making organic a lot easier than one thought it should be and I have eve...
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...I have been using it professionally for years, because it is one of the math subjects that connects fully to the physical world we live in. That makes calculus very intuitive and easy to explain. What makes calculus difficult is that it requires strong math skills in foundational math up to the level of trigonometry, and any holes or weaknesses in those areas need to be addressed.
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