...I excel at finding new and engaging ways to explain difficult concepts to students by focusing on the students' hobbies and passions. I thoroughly enjoy taking the time to get to know you so I can find real world examples and techniques to better demonstrate tough concepts. I do have a 24 hour ... (read more)
...I have taken the standard undergraduate math courses (e.g. multi-variant calculus, ordinary differential equations, and linear algebra), and for over a year now have been taking higher courses in pure mathematics (e.g. number theory, set theory, group theory, and ring/field theory).
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...The program of study I chose in college required rigorous mathematical proofs which enabled me to analyze the truths of various mathematical concepts. In other words, I explain the why behind the math, versus just memorizing steps. This helps one to understand the mathematical precepts and, in my experience, creates mathematical independence. (read more)
Bachelor's degree in Physics and Applied Math (dual-major) from Mount Holyoke CollegeUndergrad research in particle & nuclear physics (including work on the ATLAS project), independent study in lagrangian mechanics, general relativity, and intro string theory. Have tutored grammar school th... (read more)
...I studied calculus for two years in high school. I took AP Calculus AB my junior year and AP Calculus BC my senior year, and received a 5 on both AP exams as well as a 5 on the AB subset of the BC exam. Additionally, I have taken two semesters of calculus in college. (read more)