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Keith L.

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

$55/hr

Chemistry, Physics, Math, and C++ programming tutor for you!

Background check passed as of 7/30/13
Usually responds in about 2 hours

Chemistry, Physics, Math, and C++ programming tutor for you!

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Hello! Let's chat about you or your students tutoring needs in "hard" science or computer programming. I tutor Chemistry, Math, Physics and computer programming at the HS and college levels- the C/C++ language is my specialty. I'm a mature man with 25+ years working in the defense/aerospace industry in the Los Angeles area. I'm friendly, flexible, and do my best to teach principles and concepts in order to enable you to gain skill at successfully working your homework, projects, and test preparation problems.

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Computer:
C,
C++,
Computer Science
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
SAT Math
Sports/Recreation:
Chess
Corporate Training:
C++,
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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C

I have been programming professionally using C++ since 2006. I took both a UCLA Extension C++ course (2006) and a Northrop Grumman Corporation C++ course (2007).

Sample programs available upon request! C++, for which I'm previously qualified, is a superset of C. I have programmed in embedded C professionally at Goodrich Aerospace and Curtiss Wright Controls.

C++

Programming professionally using C++ since 2006.
UCLA Extension C++ course(2006).
Northrop Grumman Corporation C++ course(2007).
Sample programs available upon request!

Chess

In my college (undergraduate and graduate) years, I was rated approximately 1550 (USCF). I've been interested at various levels since then(1973-1984). I would share the highlights of my Chess career(including the defeat of a National Master in a Simultaneous exhibition) and train beginning players. My strength is Openings and the Middle game more than Endings. I have many books to share!

Organic Chemistry

I hold a PhD in Chemistry (UCLA). I have published papers in major Chemistry journals. I have taken several Organic Chemistry semester length courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Published paper references available upon request. This past summer, I tutored a University of California student in Organic Chemistry.

Bloomsburg(PA) University
Chemistry
Bucknell University
Master's
University of California, Los Angeles
PhD

Education

Bloomsburg(PA) University (Chemistry)

Bucknell University (Master's)

University of California, Los Angeles (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Travel policy

Keith will travel within 10 miles of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275.


About Keith

Hello! Let's chat about you or your students tutoring needs in "hard" science or computer programming. I tutor Chemistry, Math, Physics and computer programming at the HS and college levels- the C/C++ language is my specialty. I'm a mature man with 25+ years working in the defense/aerospace industry in the Los Angeles area. I'm friendly, flexible, and do my best to teach principles and concepts in order to enable you to gain skill at successfully working your homework, projects, and test preparation problems.

Education

Bloomsburg(PA) University
Chemistry
Bucknell University
Master's
University of California, Los Angeles
PhD

Education

Bloomsburg(PA) University (Chemistry)

Bucknell University (Master's)

University of California, Los Angeles (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

Keith’s Subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Computer:
C,
C++,
Computer Science
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
SAT Math
Sports/Recreation:
Chess
Corporate Training:
C++,
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Keith L.

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