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...I show the student how to do these and to think logically about the problem. Train your brain !!!
So, if you need a really great SAT or ACT math tutor who is experienced and knows how to teach properly, I would be glad to tutor your student. I already work with other students who are trying to pass their GED. (read more)
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...I am NOT big on memorizing formulas, although there are a few that DO need to be memorized. I try to approach math from a logical perspective so that the formulas and functions make sense. I am especially fond of Trigonometry, and Pre-Calculus (which is basically a review of all math learned to... (read more)