...The Algebra section was recently expanded to include basic College Algebra. Pre-algebra: 14 questions on basic numeric properties, operations and arithmetic. Algebra: 19 questions on solving equations (both regular and quadratic), inequalities and systems of equations in 2 variables, dealing with polynomials and factoring, and some stuff like complex numbers, exponent operations, etc. (read more)
...Currently, I'm focusing on working with high school and college students as well as adult learners in preparing for SAT/ACT Math, improving their grades in Algebra 2 and teaching them to read, write, listen and speak in Chinese (Mandarin).
I'm patient when it comes to understanding the students... (read more)
...I also achieved a 780 on the SAT II Physics subject test. I teach SAT Math and AP Physics 1, which both require a solid grasp on Precalculus. I have taken the course before in high school and continue to use the skills I learned in the class for everyday application on top of my tutoring. (read more)
...I often make over pieces of clothing I find on sale that could use updating. I also take up hems and take in or out seams as needed. I make my students music bags to carry their music in. (read more)
...Organic Chemistry: I was trained as a Chemist at UC Irvine, and Organic was my area of specialization. I have also done research in Organic Synthesis. I absolutely love Organic Chemistry, and having the opportunity to teach and tutor it is always an extra special pleasure. (read more)