How can Pre-Calculus tutoring help you?
Are you currently in a challenging pre-calculus course? Do you find graphing confusing? If you are having a hard time grasping any of the many concepts of pre-calculus, there may be an option that could get you assistance on your pre-calculus coursework. Varsity Tutors can help match you with your own personal tutor. Pre-calculus tutoring in Washington, D.C., may help you with your subject retention and focus in the class.
Your personal tutor can give you the individualized attention you may rarely receive in the traditional classroom setting. This type of attention involves spending time on the areas of the subject you may struggle with until you feel comfortable moving onto other pre-calculus topics. Your private tutor can also work with you at your own pace. You can decide how slow or fast you want to go over a concept because your tutor's priority is to teach you the best they can according to how you best learn and absorb information. If you have a pre-calc test coming up, you can ask your tutor to go over the study guide with you. Your tutor can help you approach the study guide material from a different perspective than your teacher, which may give you a better grasp on the topics. Washington, D.C., pre-calculus tutors can guide you through the material that you find difficult and then help you to solve the problems.
Your pre-calculus tutor can cater your lessons to your specific learning style. Whether you learn best with the use of hands-on activities or visual elements, your tutor can plan lessons on graphing parabolas or tangent lines that take your learning style into account. This type of individualized teaching is probably not offered by your instructor, as it would be too difficult to personalize every lesson for every student in your class. Washington, D.C., pre-calculus tutoring can give you custom-tailored help with your coursework.
Your private tutor can work with you to plan the times and places to meet for your sessions. If you cannot meet in person, you can have your session online, using a live, face-to-face platform provided by Varsity Tutors. If you would prefer to meet in person, you can meet any place that is convenient for you. Pre-calculus tutors in Washington, D.C., can work alongside you, answering your questions and providing you immediate feedback while you work on your homework and study guides. Give us a call today to find a tutor in your area!
Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
Today, we reviewed all of the pre-calculus topics her teacher had covered up until now, in preparation for her unit test. The majority of the material involved complex functions, inverse functions, and nominal/effective interest rates."
Reviewed the unit circle:
-30/60/90 triangle & 45/45 triangle
*review on Pythagorean theorem
-x-component & y-component
-introduction to Sinx,Cosx, & Tanx via SOH CAH TOA
*derived Tanx from Sinx & Cosx
-how to recognize sinx & cosx on the unit circle
-how to use x & y components to solve for sinx, cosx & tanx
-using quadrants to identify if the value will be + or -
-5 minutes review of the session's material"
- Logarithmic Functions: Graphing and interpreting
- Changing base between Natural Log and Common Log (base 10)
- Solving logarithmic equations without a calculator
- Simplifying log/algebraic expressions
- Completed homework for Section 3.3
- Reviewed/Clarified graphing log/exponential functions
- Introduced learning/teaching styles between the student and Myself"
Student B- We spent our time working through word problems that lead to making multiple equations you must solve to get various intervals. He seemed fairly confident in his ability to do them by the time we were finished."