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Edward P. ...In addition, they learn rules like the addition principle of equality and the multiplication principle of equality. The goal is to manipulate the equation so a value of the variable can be calculated. Sorting out all these rules and deciding what should be done next can be confusing.
68 Subjects: including algebra 1, ACT Math, Spanish, precalculus
$65.00/hr
Barrington, IL
Margaret M. ...For example, when we say x=2, everybody *just knows* that we're talking about a single x equaling 2. 1x is written as x. Because it's more "efficient." (Sounds better than saying "lazy", doesn't it?) Once the language of algebra becomes comfortable, we can start playing around with it, which leads us to the wild world of algebra. Fun with Triangles!
14 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, geometry, prealgebra
$90.00/hr
Elgin, IL
Kesha B. ...By asking the student to take on a leadership role in answering questions and solving problems, each student builds confidence in addition to knowledge. I also work with students to identify goals and monitor progress along the way. To add a little garnish, I incorporate note-taking strategies and study skills into my tutoring sessions.
13 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, English, chemistry
$40.00/hr
Downers Grove, IL
Yuri B. ...Based on my experience, I developed many effective methods to understand trigonometric functions and to perform mathematical operations with them. The effectiveness of these methods has already been successfully proved by the great progress of my former students. During the tutoring sessions I ...
8 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$60.00/hr
Evanston, IL
Danon F. ...My strengths include biology, and related subjects such as physiology, microbiology, genetics. Math subjects that I am strong in include Algebra and Geometry. I tend to see where the student is coming from first.
13 Subjects: including geometry, trigonometry, ACT Math, prealgebra
$50.00/hr
Aurora, IL

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