...But, a good teacher can throw in there some interesting problems to spice things up a little. For example, students often wonder what is all the fuss about inequalities. But once presented with a real-life simple problem like the one below, they often realize that actually inequalities are a relevant tool.
"Suppose you need to paint your house. (read more)
My name is Tess and I am a freshman at UCLA. I am a neuroscience major and I love all things math and science. My strongest subjects are biology and precalculus but I have also taken several classes in calculus, chemistry, and physics and feel confident tutoring all of these. (read more)
...I matriculated into the Doctoral Program in Mathematics at University of Illinois. My coursework includes the following: Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Partial Differential Equations, Analysis on the Real Line, Analysis in n-Space, Complex Analysis, Abs... (read more)
...I like how a good discrete math course teaches both concrete concepts while still allowing for interesting puzzles and creative problem solving. I majored in mathematics at Pomona College and received my BA in math. As part of my major, I studied linear algebra. (read more)
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