First re write the trinomial in descending order: -12x^2-4x+5=0 Then factor out a -1: -(12x^2+4x-5)=0 Write all possible factors for 12 and all possible factors of 5 to see all possibilities: 12: 5: 1...

- (877) 999-2681
- Become a Tutor
- Become a Student
- Sign In

$35/hr

Usually responds in about 5 hours

Send Matt a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email.
**
Have you already emailed Matt or another tutor? If so, you have an account!
Sign in now
**

If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.

I taught high school math for 3 years and have a lot of experience working with students in both Math and Physics. I have a B.S. in Math and a minor in Physics as well as my CT secondary education teacher's certification in Math. I have also tutored all through college in both Math and Physics. I am an avid soccer player who coached Premier soccer throughout college and currently coach at the high school level. I am also a scuba diving instructor for my local dive shop.

Being a teacher there is nothing that makes me happier than seeing a student succeed. I look forward to working with you and help you succeed in the classroom.

Matt has really helped my daughter improve her grades. She was failing math, and now we can happily say that we are in the B+ A range. This is in only 1 month. We are very happy with the progress.

Math:

ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus,
Differential Equations,
Science:

ACT Science, Physics
Computer:

Microsoft Access,
Elementary Education:

Elementary Math
Business:

Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:

Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:

ACT Math, ACT Science, ASVAB, SAT Math
Corporate Training:

Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SQL, Statistics
Approved subjects are in **bold**.

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.

I took Differential equations 1 and 2 at the University of Rhode Island. I also took partial differential equations at the same university.

I took linear algebra at the university and took a graduate linear algebra at Central Connecticut State University.

I uses these on a daily basis for Travelers Insurance company to do ETL processes that creates a final table. This final table I bring into excel using MS Query and create a pivot table. I then write formulas in excel to extract the data from the pivot table to create refreshable reports for senior leadership on a monthly basis.

I have been playing since I was 4 years old and have been coaching for the past 6 years.

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Matt. View all of Matt’s resources

Factor 5 - 4x-12x^2 (answer)

First re write the trinomial in descending order: -12x^2-4x+5=0 Then factor out a -1: -(12x^2+4x-5)=0 Write all possible factors for 12 and all possible factors of 5 to see all possibilities: 12: 5: 1...

**Great Tutor** —
Matt has really helped my daughter improve her grades. She was failing math, and now we can happily say that we are in the B+ A range. This is in only 1 month. We are very happy with the progress.
...

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Matt will travel within 40 miles of Columbia, CT 06237.

Your first hour with any tutor is protected by our **Good Fit Guarantee:** You don’t pay for tutoring unless you find a good fit!

- Columbia, CT Art Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Business Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Computer Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Corporate Training Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Elementary Education Tutors -
- Columbia, CT English Tutors -
- Columbia, CT History Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Homeschool Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Language Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Math Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Music Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Science Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Special Needs Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Sports/Recreation Tutors -
- Columbia, CT Test Preparation Tutors

Matt M. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Matt, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.