...I've also helped write and edit textbook teacher's editions and workbooks in prealgebra, so I'm familiar with prealgebra pedagogy and how it can differ from one school district to the next. The topics learned in middle school prealgebra form a foundation of math skills that are used in every mat... (read more)
...My B.Sc in Biology from Penn State is focused in vertebrate physiology, and I've taken anatomy lecture and laboratory as part of my degree. I also have additional coursework in neurology and endocrinology, so neuro-anatomy and endocrine systems are a specialty. I tutor both the SAT and ACT math sections. (read more)
...The math itself isn’t very advanced and most juniors and seniors taking the test have seen all of it, or the vast majority of it, in class. So what makes it so challenging? Well, many students may have seen the math, but that doesn’t mean they remember it all. (read more)
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- TobyWhile pursuing my degree in chemistry, I took 3 semesters of calculus. Since graduating I have stayed interested in math, and I have taken courses in linear algebra and statistics. I have tutored students in a variety of math courses including calculus, geometry, and algebra. (read more)
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