a. Use substitution to solve (substitute for y and set them equal to each other) y = 5x - 3 y = 3x - 1 5x - 3 = 3x - 1 -3x -3x ______________ 2x - 3 = - 1 +3 +3 ______________ 2x...

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My name is Priti, and I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from University of Illinois, Chicago. I have over 7 years of experience in teaching mathematics. Some of the subjects in which I have a niche are pre-algebra, algebra 1, geometry, algebra 2, trigonometry, and pre-calculus, and most of the honors/advanced courses listed.

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I provide information to students on test taking skills, time management, and simple approaches to complicated problems. Also I provide information on which problems should be performed using the calculator to obtain the correct answer in short amount of time. We work together to create Basic formula sheet to help them memorize the important topics needed for the test.

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

Solve the given linear system. (answer)

a. Use substitution to solve (substitute for y and set them equal to each other) y = 5x - 3 y = 3x - 1 5x - 3 = 3x - 1 -3x -3x ______________ 2x - 3 = - 1 +3 +3 ______________ 2x...

Hello WyzAnt community, I want to thank each and every individual who has considered my tutoring and allowed me to be your assistance and present my knowledge of math to improve your math skills. When it is time to go back to school, especially after a long summer vacation. It's tough to keep up with school, homework and tests. I am here to provide math tutoring service to... read more

(4,5) and (2,3) Find Slope using given points M = (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) M= (3-5) / (2-4) M= -2/-2 M=1 y = mx + b use Slope intercept form and any above point either one (i am using (2,3)) 3 = 1(2)+b solve for b b...

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I have worked with several tutors in connection with my algebra class, none come close to the excellence of Priti. She was able to help me with every single problem and did not have to refer to my books for help (as did every other tutor I have tried). Priti is patient and thorough. I wish I had started with her earlier.
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