

...Many students entering algebra need work on arithmetic with fractions, how to calculate least common denominators, etc. I very often start by showing my student how to write out the prime factorization of the integers from 1 to 50, and then having the student continue, as a homework exercise, fr...
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17 Subjects:
including
calculus,
physics,
GRE,
ASVAB

Jeffrey M.
$69.00/hr
San Mateo, CA


...I've had several precalculus students over the past few years, and I have proven results, evident in their cumulative grades. One of my current students went from receiving two consecutive F's on his quizzes to an A on a quiz covering material that we discussed during our first session. I spent...
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29 Subjects:
including
calculus,
English,
physics,
French

Helen Y.
$70.00/hr
San Francisco, CA


...What are the chances that at least two people in your probability class have the same birth date? Let's work together and find out. I am an actuary and work with probabilities on a daily basis.
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11 Subjects:
including
calculus,
geometry,
algebra 1,
algebra 2

Theodore S.
$25.00/hr
South San Francisco, CA


...I took honors precalculus in high school which eventually lead me to earning a 5 on the AP Calculus BC exam. I earned a 740 on the SAT math section while in high school. I excelled at math in high school and earned a hard science degree at a selective liberal arts college.
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27 Subjects:
including
calculus,
chemistry,
English,
reading

Andrew H.
$50.00/hr
San Francisco, CA


...I find that many students shy away from the core concepts in math and physics, preferring instead to learn only the specific problems they are assigned. This can result in the student becoming confused when confronted with a new problem. For this reason I first strive to ensure that the student grasps the basic concepts, and I then illustrate the concepts with a variety of examples.
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25 Subjects:
including
calculus,
physics,
algebra 1,
statistics

Michael R.
$55.00/hr
Berkeley, CA
