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Robert L. ...One topic covered in pre-calculus is the polar coordinate system. Using the definition of sine and cosine you can express the rectangular coordinates x and y as rcos(theta) and rsin(theta). Then, using the tangent and Pythagorean theorem, you can write polar coordinates in terms of rectangular. Trigonometry begins with a right triangle and the Pythagorean theorem.
26 Subjects: including precalculus, public speaking, linear algebra, algebra 1
$65.00/hr
Glencoe, IL
Samuel H. ...I am all but dissertation in my Phd in European languages and civilization at Brown University. I have a BA in European languages and literature at the University of Chicago.I have taught Classical Greek for three years at Brown University and one year at Phillips Academy, Andover. I have continued to tutor Greek in later years.
37 Subjects: including calculus, elementary (k-6th), vocabulary, grammar
$60.00/hr
Lake Forest, IL
Chris K. ...Communication with the students and parents is crucial. I listen to my students, and adapt the lesson plan if needed, so they can understand effectively and learn quickly.I have taught Algebra 1 in a formal classroom environment. I have a deep understanding of the Algebra curriculum and teaching strategies so my students have a deep understanding of the subject.
12 Subjects: including discrete math, logic, algebra 1, algebra 2
$50.00/hr
Des Plaines, IL
Gonzalo E. ...I especially enjoy breaking down mathematical concepts for students who feel weak in this area and helping them develop a practical approach to problem solving. I believe in strengthening foundational skills first and then building upon those toward mastering more difficult material. I have als...
38 Subjects: including algebra 1, reading, trigonometry, statistics
$80.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Hunter Y. ...I feel my job as a tutor is to encourage students to challenge themselves in a setting that is both supportive and fun. Learning can sometimes be a task, but I find that people learn best when they can find ways to enjoy the subject. With math, this sometimes means finding practical application...
22 Subjects: including calculus, general computer, Visual Basic, Python
$40.00/hr
Chicago, IL

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