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ACT Writing

Adult Literacy

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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Calculus 2

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Pre-Calculus

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Other

Spanish 3

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Algebra

Chemistry

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College Algebra

Calculus

Psychology

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College Algebra

Reading

Algebra 2

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Pre-Calculus

Algebra 3/4

Geometry

AP Calculus AB

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Pre-Calculus

Test Prep

Social Sciences

SAT Mathematics

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Pre-Calculus

College Algebra

Math

Trigonometry

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Pre-Calculus

PSAT Critical Reading

Physical Science

Geography

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Pre-Calculus

Anatomy

Organic Chemistry

Arithmetic

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CUNY- City College of New York - Master of Science, Mathematics Education

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Pre-Calculus

Elementary Math

Pre-Algebra

Test Prep

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Pre-Calculus

SSAT- Upper Level

Trigonometry

Test Prep

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Yale University - Masters, Economics

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Pre-Calculus

Calculus

GMAT

AP Macroeconomics

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University of Connecticut - Masters, Curriculum and Instruction

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Pre-Calculus

High School Physics

Math

Chemistry

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Pre-Calculus

Algebra

Calculus 2

Algebra 2

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Pre-Calculus

Algebra 2

Middle School Math

IB Physics SL

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Pre-Calculus

Math

Physics

AP Physics 2

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Pre-Calculus

Vocabulary

Discrete Math

AP US Government

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