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This packet includes notes, examples, and 2 practice tests (and solutions). In addition to the 4 components of trig graphs (amplitude, horizontal ('phase') shift, vertical shift, and period), random comics and math topics briefly appear. The free

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200 SAT ACT Math questions; Algebra, Geometry, and basic Trigonometry. A supplement to your standardized test prep.
Review subjects, improve time management and test taking skills.
(A variety of math topics, including word problems, number lines,

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Application of Trigonometry (and geometry) in navigation and surveying. The product file contains notes, formulas, terms, and examples. Also, there is a practice quiz (and solutions). Includes Law of Sines and Cosines, Geometry concepts, math

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This 6-page review test contains a wide range of trigonometry topics, including law of cosines, graphing trig functions, identities, angle of elevation, degrees/radians, and more! Also, there is a detailed answer key. ****Note: the free .pdf

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Algebra 2 Sequences and Series packet includes notes and examples; arithmetic and geometric sequences/series, formulas, sigma notation, mean, interval of convergence, word problems, and more. 4 cartoons, practice tests, puzzle, and solutions. NOTE:

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Complete conics offers notes, examples, formulas and graphs; includes circles, ellipses, hyperbolas, and parabolas. Topics include standard and general forms, center, foci, vertices, directrix, horizontal vs. vertical, latus rectum, eccentricity,

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This packet contains formulas, notes, examples, and a 12-question practice test (with solutions); (and, bonus 7 question test).. Topics include law of sines/cosines, the "ambiguous case", word problems, geometry properties, vectors, 2 comics, and

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This two-part packet has notes, examples, and 2 practice tests (with solutions). It includes a brief review of sine and cosine functions; transformations of trig functions (amplitude, horizontal shift, period, vertical shift, and reflection);

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An introduction to Matrix Coordinate Geometry. (This application of matrices is found in many algebra 2/pre-calculus classes.) The packet is a compilation of notes -- includes examples of mapping, reflection, rotation, and transformation. Also,

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This packet contains notes, examples, and trigonometry exercises. Practice finding inverse trig values; review right angles and try the hidden message puzzle. ***NOTE: The free preview file (in .pdf) format is IDENTICAL to the $3.5 product file (in

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Parallel Lines Cut by Transversals includes illustrations, examples, and brief notes. Also, there is a practice quiz (with solutions) that includes math applications and proofs. NOTE: the FREE .pdf preview file is EXACTLY the same as the .docx

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12 "hidden message" puzzles, integrating a variety of math topics from Algebra and Trigonometry.... (Logarithms, Sequences and Series, Exponents, Word Problems, Trig functions, Degrees/Minutes/Seconds, and more!)... Brief math notes and detailed

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Introduce, learn, and review basic coordinate geometry concepts. (ordered pairs, line segments, slope, midpoint, reflection, conics, shapes and more are integrated into the 7 puzzles); Upload the preview file and try one of the puzzles!
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20 puzzles that cover a variety of math subjects. (e.g. decimals, logarithms, roman numerals, scientific notation, and more!). Review and practice math skills. Explore new concepts. (Includes brief notes and solutions to each puzzle). (*Purchase

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This packet offers brief definitions, notes, and examples of exponents. Then, a practice test (and solutions). Topics include: exponents, graphs, growth, decay, word problems, exponential and linear functions, and more... thanks for visiting!

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This math packet is a compilation of notes, examples, and 5 practice exercises (with solutions). It is designed to review concepts related to circles - including arcs, angles, segments, power theorems, sector area, standard form, and more. The

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Here is a 6-page Algebra 2 practice test. Topics include polynomials, matrices, exponents, imaginary numbers, piecewise functions, and other 1st semester topics. 2 math comics and detailed solutions are included. **Note: the free .pdf file is

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

7 years of math tutoring (all subjects, ages 9-19); prepare, review, and discuss coursework, math enrichment, ACT/SAT test prep;

MY TEACHING STYLE

Explain any topic in a way that the student can understand. Build and maintain the math foundation; challenge the student while increasing their confidence. Integrate practice exercises, puzzles, and applications.. Most importantly, keep it simple...

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Any time a student improves, progresses, and succeeds, it's a badge of honor....

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Formal Education: Occidental College (1988) -- studied math and economics.. Informal education: Always learning! Reading, writing, creating...

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4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Adult Education, Not Grade Specific

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Math, Algebra, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Calculus, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, PreCalculus, Trigonometry, Math Test Prep, Statistics, Word Problems, Algebra 2, Basic Math, Mental Math