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Charles B.

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Garden City, NY (11530)

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Hourly fee
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I am an Adjunct Professor of Physics at SUNY-Farmingdale State College and Adjunct Instructor at Nassau Community College. I have taught at Hofstra University and Polytechnic Institute at NYU. I am working with the United Way of Long Island to teach Robotics to middle school students in Westbury and Freeport. I am a member of the Long Island STEM Diversity Roundtable located at SUNY-Farmingdale. My approach as a tutor is to determine the student's strengths/weaknesses and with patience relate the concepts to the problems. We solve assigned problems together so that the concepts and solutions become clear.

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Charles’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Science:
Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, Statistics, Trigonometry

Algebra 1

As an Adjunct Professor in Physics and qualified instructor in STEM subjects, I have a working knowledge of Algebra and Calculus.

Algebra 2

Algebra is a subject that needs to be learned as a precursor to other math and physics areas. My knowledge of Physics and the related math topics including Algebra, Trig, or Calculus is complete. I have tutored all levels of these subjects.

Calculus

The mathematics of Calculus is used extensively in the teaching of Physics. I am completely familiar with the subjects as it is used in physics courses. I am an Adjunct Professor of Physics ar Farmingdale State College.

Electrical Engineering

I have many years of experience at major defense electronics corporations including Sperry Corporation. I designed electronic equipment for ship navigation, combat and weapon systems. I have taught circuit analysis as well as physics courses at colleges including SUNY - Farmingdale State College and Nassau Community College. I am currently an Adjunct Professor of Physics at Farmingdale and Nassau Community colleges. I have just completed a tutoring assignment with Bryan of North Babylon that addressed DC / AC circuit analysis.

Geometry

I am completely familiar with the concepts of geometry from my experience with teaching AP Physics and college physics courses.

Physics

I am proficient in all topics of a full year college level Physics curriculum. The course may include use of intermediate algebra, trigonometry and calculus. Topics include vectors, Kinematics, Newton's Laws, Equilibrium, Gravity, Energy, Momentum, Rotational motion, Harmonic motion, Electricity, Magnetics, and Optics.

Precalculus

I have an extensive working knowledge of Calculus and Precalculus with extensive teaching / tutoring experience. I am an Adjunct Professor of Physics at Farmingdale State College. Additionally I can integrate calculus with trigonometry and geometry.

Statistics

I have many years of statistics experience at the college course level as well as real-world test data collection and evaluation experience in multiple technology and business areas.

Trigonometry

As an Adjunct Professor in College Physics, I know that Trigonometry is used extensively to solve real world physics problems. I have that dual ability to teach the Mathematics and relate it to the physical problems.

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Education

Pratt Institute (Engineering Science)

Cornell University (Master's)

Polytechnic Institute at NYU (PhD)

Great tutor I started working with Dr. Charles about a month ago for my Intermediate Business Statistics class (QM122) at Hofstra University. He has been massively helpful, patient, and methodical when explaining/clarifying concepts. I am not naturally a strong math student by any means, but Dr. Charles has enabled me to truly grasp the material to the extent that I even find myself being able to explain con ...

— Jake from Waccabuc, NY on 3/7/14);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $70.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Charles will travel within 10 miles of Garden City, NY 11530.

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