Hi math students :)
When preparing for a mathematics tutoring session, try to have the following things at hand...
Textbook (online or e-text)
Syllabus, assignment, tips/hints/suggestions, answer sheet/key
Pencils, pens, erasers, paper (graph paper, ruler, protractor)
All necessary formulas, laws, tables, constants, etc.
Calculator that you will use on tests
Do I really need my calculator? I can do most of my work in my head.
Having your calculator is just as important as paper and a pencil in most cases. You'll be using it on your test and if you don't know how to input what you want, you won't do very well. Have your tutor teach you about your calculator's functions beforehand. Learn how to check your simple math and how to input exponents, logarithms, or trigonometric functions before your test.
Why do I need my book, notes, or answer key? Isn't the tutor supposed to know everything?
Yes :), but even the most experienced tutor...
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But you look at all of it. And you don't delete. And you don't fudge.
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