...But, a good teacher can throw in there some interesting problems to spice things up a little. For example, students often wonder what is all the fuss about inequalities. But once presented with a real-life simple problem like the one below, they often realize that actually inequalities are a relevant tool.
"Suppose you need to paint your house. (read more)
...Have been working with students on literature assignments for roughly 20 years. I graduated cum laude with a degree in History and Literature from Harvard (focusing on Britain and Russia), and work with students of all levels on coursework and essay writing. I can also help prep for AP Tests. (read more)
...In other words, one begins to finally understand, fundamentally, why the natural world is described mathematically, and not some other way. The techniques of both Calculus and Linear Algebra are brought to bear on problems of dynamics -- that is how things move and change with respect to one another. I matriculated into the Doctoral Program in Mathematics at University of Illinois. (read more)
...My goal is to provide the same knowledge and experience for my students that my former teachers provided for me. I work through homework, provide example problems, and give my students the ability and confidence to solve problems on their own. I worked at my college's tutoring center for the past 4 years and participated in tutoring volunteer work while in high school. (read more)
6 Subjects: includingGeometry,Algebra 1,Elementary (K-6th),Elementary Math
...S. I have a 36-hour cancellation policy.I have a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, and have tutored Algebra 1 for at least 20 years. I stress to the student the importance of understanding the principles of Algebra 1 and help them solve homework problems and prepare for quizzes, exams and tests. (read more)