We started by looking at some problems with Gauss's Law. Talked about potential, related it to gravity a bit. How V is like a slope in some ways. Looked a little at integrals. It's good to …

## Tutoring Precalculus at CSUMB

We started by looking at some linear equations. One thing he did not remember was that the slope of a line perpendicular to another line is the negative reciprocal of the other line. Using …

## Tutoring SAT – inequalities and a passage by Thomas Jefferson

We started by looking at math problems, especially with inequalities. They are similar to equations with an equals sign in many ways. Part of the time, you want to look at what you have and the …

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## Tutoring SAT – reading section, vocabulary, passage structure

We spent about 2/3 of the hour on the reading section. For some questions, it was about really knowing the definition of words and how they function. Other times, it was thinking about what a …

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## Precalculus with Interval Notation in My Math Lab – square/curved

We first looked at plotting a function. It helps to recognize the shape of the graph from the equation, but if you don't, you still move to the next steps you would even if you know the general shape- …

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## Tutoring Precalculus at MPC

We started by looking at how to factor trinomials. One option is to write two sets of parentheses. From there I look first at the first term, then at the third term. And I use the middle term to guide …