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Michael N.

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Danville, CA (94526)

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I am a Naperville North High School and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate with a degree in Mathematics. I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the USA Math Olympiad, and placing in the top 500 in the national Putnam competition.

My tutoring methods vary student-by-student, but I specialize in breaking down problems and asking questions to guide the student toward discovering and truly understanding concepts which helps with retention and effective test-taking.

I take pride in the success of each and every one of my students and look forward to meeting you!

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Michael’s subjects

ACT Math, Actuarial Science, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math

Actuarial Science

I have successfully passed actuarial exams P/1, FM/2, MFE/3F, and C/4 and am available to tutor anyone preparing for the aforementioned exams.

Discrete Math

In college I extensively studied mathematical proof and set theory, and have also succeeded in courses on combinatorics and probability.

Linear Algebra

I have taken two years of both applied and abstract linear algebra, as well as two semesters of abstract algebra up to and including Galois Theory.

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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Miracle worker! — Michael was an amazing tutor for my freshman son who fell behind in Honors Geometry due to a surgery and many missed school days. Mike bent over backwards to accommodate our ever changing schedule. He was prompt and knowledgeable and my son was very comfortable learning from him. Awesome instructor and very successful in his teaching methods! Will definitely keep Michael on our "speed dial." Than ...

— Cassie, Naperville, IL on 12/22/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $75.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Listed rate is for sessions held at the Danville Library. Additional travel fee may apply for in-home sessions.

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 15 miles of Danville, CA 94526.

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