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Mark M.

Math Tutor--High School/College levels

Math Tutor--High School/College levels

$45/hour

  • 2,064 hours tutoring

  • Bayport, NY 11705

"Excellent Calc tutor and very patient"

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About Mark


Bio

I am a retired math professor, available for tutoring high school or college students. Prior to retiring, I taught Mathematics on a full-time basis for 8 years at the university level and for 19 years in a community college setting. The courses that I taught ranged from basic Algebra through Calculus and Linear Algebra. My tutoring experience is extensive. I have successfully tutored many students from 9th grade through college level. I am patient, reliable, professional, and provide step...

I am a retired math professor, available for tutoring high school or college students. Prior to retiring, I taught Mathematics on a full-time basis for 8 years at the university level and for 19 years in a community college setting. The courses that I taught ranged from basic Algebra through Calculus and Linear Algebra. My tutoring experience is extensive. I have successfully tutored many students from 9th grade through college level. I am patient, reliable, professional, and provide step by step explanations at the student's level.

Subject areas: Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Algebra/Trig, College Algebra, Trigonometry, Precalculus,
AP Calculus (AB or BC), Calculus I, Calculus II, and Business Calculus

Education: BA (Mathematics) Binghamton University
Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude
GPA: 4.0 in math courses and 3.62 overall

MA (Mathematics) Stony Brook University
President's Award for Excellence in Teaching by a
Graduate Student


Education

Binghamton University
Mathematics
Stony Brook University
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $45
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 25 miles of Bayport, NY 11705
  • Lesson cancellation: 2 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 12/4/2014

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

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Homeschool

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the college level and have experience in tutoring the course to both high school and college students. I have expertise in all of the main topics covered in a typical Algebra 1 course, including factoring, working with rational expressions, completing the square, the quadratic formula, evaluating expressions, graphs and equations of lines, slope, simplifying radical expressions, solving equations and systems of equations, solving linear inequalities, and using Algebra to solve word problems.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught this course at the college and community college levels. In addition, I have successfully tutored high school students preparing for the Algebra 2/Trig New York State Regents exam, a number of which scored in the 90's. As a retired college Mathematics professor, I am knowledgeable in all of the topics normally seen in this course.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught Calculus at the college level and have tutored the subject to both college and high school students. I am familiar with the computational aspects of Differential and Integral Calculus including rules for differentiation, methods of integration, and applications such as related rates, optimization problems, area and volume. I am proficient with the theoretical aspects of Calculus including limits, continuous and differentiable functions, the Mean Value Theorem, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and infinite series.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am knowledgeable in all topics that are covered in a typical Precalculus course including: functions and graphs, polynomials and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, Trigonometry, trigonometric identities, trigonometric equations, applications of Trigonometry, Analytic Geometry, systems of equations and inequalities, sequences and series, and limits. I have taught the course at the college level and have successfully tutored both high school and college students in this subject.
Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math

Math

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the college level and have experience in tutoring the course to both high school and college students. I have expertise in all of the main topics covered in a typical Algebra 1 course, including factoring, working with rational expressions, completing the square, the quadratic formula, evaluating expressions, graphs and equations of lines, slope, simplifying radical expressions, solving equations and systems of equations, solving linear inequalities, and using Algebra to solve word problems.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught this course at the college and community college levels. In addition, I have successfully tutored high school students preparing for the Algebra 2/Trig New York State Regents exam, a number of which scored in the 90's. As a retired college Mathematics professor, I am knowledgeable in all of the topics normally seen in this course.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught Calculus at the college level and have tutored the subject to both college and high school students. I am familiar with the computational aspects of Differential and Integral Calculus including rules for differentiation, methods of integration, and applications such as related rates, optimization problems, area and volume. I am proficient with the theoretical aspects of Calculus including limits, continuous and differentiable functions, the Mean Value Theorem, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and infinite series.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am knowledgeable in all topics that are covered in a typical Precalculus course including: functions and graphs, polynomials and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, Trigonometry, trigonometric identities, trigonometric equations, applications of Trigonometry, Analytic Geometry, systems of equations and inequalities, sequences and series, and limits. I have taught the course at the college level and have successfully tutored both high school and college students in this subject.
Trigonometry,

Trigonometry

I have taught Trigonometry at the college level and also have experience in tutoring the course at the high school level. I am knowledgeable with right triangle trigonometry as well as with the definitions of the circular functions. I understand how to prove trig identities, solve application problems involving the Law of Sines or Law of Cosines, solve trig equations, and graph trig functions.
ACT Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, SAT Math

Most Popular

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the college level and have experience in tutoring the course to both high school and college students. I have expertise in all of the main topics covered in a typical Algebra 1 course, including factoring, working with rational expressions, completing the square, the quadratic formula, evaluating expressions, graphs and equations of lines, slope, simplifying radical expressions, solving equations and systems of equations, solving linear inequalities, and using Algebra to solve word problems.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught this course at the college and community college levels. In addition, I have successfully tutored high school students preparing for the Algebra 2/Trig New York State Regents exam, a number of which scored in the 90's. As a retired college Mathematics professor, I am knowledgeable in all of the topics normally seen in this course.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught Calculus at the college level and have tutored the subject to both college and high school students. I am familiar with the computational aspects of Differential and Integral Calculus including rules for differentiation, methods of integration, and applications such as related rates, optimization problems, area and volume. I am proficient with the theoretical aspects of Calculus including limits, continuous and differentiable functions, the Mean Value Theorem, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and infinite series.
Precalculus,

Precalculus

I am knowledgeable in all topics that are covered in a typical Precalculus course including: functions and graphs, polynomials and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, Trigonometry, trigonometric identities, trigonometric equations, applications of Trigonometry, Analytic Geometry, systems of equations and inequalities, sequences and series, and limits. I have taught the course at the college level and have successfully tutored both high school and college students in this subject.
Geometry, Prealgebra

Summer

Algebra 1,

Algebra 1

I have taught Algebra 1 at the college level and have experience in tutoring the course to both high school and college students. I have expertise in all of the main topics covered in a typical Algebra 1 course, including factoring, working with rational expressions, completing the square, the quadratic formula, evaluating expressions, graphs and equations of lines, slope, simplifying radical expressions, solving equations and systems of equations, solving linear inequalities, and using Algebra to solve word problems.
Algebra 2,

Algebra 2

I have taught this course at the college and community college levels. In addition, I have successfully tutored high school students preparing for the Algebra 2/Trig New York State Regents exam, a number of which scored in the 90's. As a retired college Mathematics professor, I am knowledgeable in all of the topics normally seen in this course.
Calculus,

Calculus

I have taught Calculus at the college level and have tutored the subject to both college and high school students. I am familiar with the computational aspects of Differential and Integral Calculus including rules for differentiation, methods of integration, and applications such as related rates, optimization problems, area and volume. I am proficient with the theoretical aspects of Calculus including limits, continuous and differentiable functions, the Mean Value Theorem, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and infinite series.
Geometry, SAT Math

Test Preparation

Regents,

Regents

I am currently certified in Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Trigonometry, and Geometry. The New York State Regents exams in these subject areas are basically final exams in these subjects. Consequently, certification in the subjects listed above is essentially equivalent to certification in Regents exam prep for the courses that I have listed.
ACT Math, GRE, SAT Math

Resources

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Ratings and Reviews


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Reviews


Incredible tutor.

You won’t be sorry, very good math tutor. My son is going to be taking his ACT and has definitely benefited from Marks tutoring style. Excellent tutor. Very reasonable rates as well.

Eric, 6 lessons with Mark

Great College calculus tutor

Mark helped my son with college level calc 4. Very complicated topics and Mark was able to explain it and make it much easier to understand.

Laura , 4 lessons with Mark

Great teacher!!

Mark is an excellent tutor. Extremely knowledgeable and patient. Has several methods on how to solve problems, takes his time to explain and solve step by step. Highly recommend!

Christina, 3 lessons with Mark

Always a Great Session!

Mark is a very patient and intelligent instructor. He always brings his best to the table and is highly recommended. He listens well and is in touch with his audience at all times.

Michael, 49 lessons with Mark

Excellent Algebra II Tutor!!!!

My son was having a bit of a struggle with probability, after just 1 one hour session he had a much better understanding of the subject. Now he feels much more comfortable going into the Regents. Thank you.

Brendan, 1 lesson with Mark

Excellent tutor

Very competent teacher and a very nice person. It has been a pleasure to review Calculus AB for the AP exam. Mark increased my confidence and tailored lessons and tests to fill gaps and improve my productivity and accuracy. Definitively recommended.

Walter, 6 lessons with Mark

Knowledgeable and patient

My daughter was very pleased with her session with Mark. She stated he was patient and very knowledgeable, she feels like he's the perfect tutor to get her where she needs to be. I'm am very happy to have Mark as my daughters tutor.

Stephanie, 12 lessons with Mark

Knowledgeable and patient

After 4 lessons my daughter seems to have made great progress in understanding the course work. Mark is thorough and patient with my daughter. I have nothing but positive thoughts on our continued relationship.

Jason, 12 lessons with Mark

Knowledgeable

We requested Mark to review material taught earlier in year. Was patient and took time to explain this material to my son. He recommended additional sources to help my son with course curriculum

Colleen, 1 lesson with Mark

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