Math Center

Fall 2022 tutoring begins on Tuesday 9/6. Mon. – Thurs. are in-person faculty and peer tutoring and Friday are virtual only.

FOR VIRTUAL – On the day/time of your session, you will receive via your CCM email a WebEx/Zoom invite to join your tutor (BE LOGGED IN ON TIME).  In addition to our tutoring services, the Center offers the 24/7 Smarthinking online tutoring portal, which is available via Blackboard in over 150 subjects.

These are walk-in sessions. No appointment needed. Attend as many as you like. Come with questions and be ready to work.

1.Faculty: Professor Stigliano
Day and Time: Mondays 11-12p
Room: SH 166
Review Session Course: MAT-016 Intermediate Algebra/MAT-110 College Algebra

2.Faculty:Professor Persau
Day and Time: Tuesdays 11-12p
Room: CH 269
Review Session Course: MAT-016 Intermediate Algebra/MAT-110 College Algebra

3.Faculty: Professor Eberhardt
Day and Time: Wednesdays 10-11a
Room: CH 210
Review Session Course: MAT-124 Statistics/MAT-130 Probility & Statistics

4.Faculty: Professor Thurman
Day and Time: Tuesdays 11-12p
Room: CH 210
Review Session Course:MAT-123 Precalculus

5.Faculty: Professor Cecala
Day and Time: Mondays 12:30-1:30p
Room: CH 210
Review Session Course: MAT-123 Precalculus

6.Faculty: Professor Wolfgang
Day and Time: Mondays 11-12p
Room: CH 260
Review Session Course: MAT-131 Calculus I

7.Faculty: Professor Frye
Day and Time: Thursdays 5-6p
Room: SH 166
Review Session Course: MAT-131 Calculus I/MAT-132 Calculus II

 

Calculus Workshop Series – Fall 2022

To attend these sessions, students will need to sign up on the TutorTrac scheduling system at https://tutortrac.ccm.edu; use your CCM student credentials to sign in. Upon signing in, select “Search Availability” under Student Options on the left-hand side of the screen. Next, select “Math Center” and then select the course and date range. You can sign up 6 days in advance. Make your appointment no later than 24 hours before the day of the session.

Workshops are open to students enrolled in Precalculus and Calculus courses

Precalculus Workshops

Graphing Techniques of Basic Functions
Presented by Professor Persau
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 20th, 11 – 12 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Discussion on how to graph quadratic, square root, cube root, cubic, absolute value, and
piecewise functions

Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Presented by Professor Thurman
Date and Time: Monday, October 17th, 11:00 – 12:00 pm
Location: Classroom: CH 267
Description: Review of graphing functions and solving equations

Solving Trigonometric Equations
Presented by Professor Poetsch
Date and Time: Thursday, December 1st, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Classroom: CH 210
Description: Review of various techniques of solving trigonometric equations

Unit Circle
Presented by Professor Frye
Date and Time: Tuesday, December 6th, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Tips and tricks on evaluating trigonometric functions without a calculator, and solving trigonometric equations

Calculus I Workshops

Precalculus Highlights for Calc I and Calc II Students
Presented by: Professor Persau
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 13th, 11 – 12 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Review of various graphing, algebraic, and trig topics necessary for success in Calculus

Evaluating Limits
Presented by Professor Wolfgang
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 13th, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Review of limit procedures in Calc 1

Differentiation Review for Calculus I Students
Presented by Professor Sabella
Date and Time: Tuesday, October 18th, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Review of basic differentiation formulas and rules, Writing an equation of a tangent line

Integration Review for Calculus I Students
Presented by Professor Sabella
Date and Time: Thursday, December 8th, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Review of basic integration formulas and rules, evaluating indefinite and definite integrals using basic integration techniques including substitution

Calculus II Workshops

Calculus I Basics for Calculus II Students
Presented by Professor Sabella
Date and Time: Thursday, September 8th, 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Classroom: CH 210
Description: Differentiation and Integration review

Integration Techniques in Calculus II
Presented by Professor Frye
Date and Time: Tuesday, October 18th, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: Review of integration formulas and techniques learned in Calculus II. Workshop topics include integration by parts (including the tabular method), trigonometric integrals, trigonometric substitution, partial fractions, and strategies for picking and combining methods.

Sequences and Series
Presented by Professor Frye
Date and Time: Tuesday, November 29th, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Classroom: SH 166
Description: A review of infinite sequences and series and how to determine the convergence or divergence of a sequence or series. Workshop topics include geometric, telescoping, and p-series, as well as the Integral, Comparison, Alternating, Ratio, and Root Tests for convergence.

If you still need extra help, remember to make your one-on-one virtual math tutoring appointments on our website www.ccm.edu/tutoring-center or access our 24/7 Online tutoring via Smarthinking on Blackboard.
The Math Center is located on the first floor of DeMare Hall, DH 156 inside the Tutoring Center.  Tutoring is conducted by both peer and faculty tutors. Services include one-on-one tutoring appointments, weekly reviews, and group tutoring sessions in various subjects. If you wish to schedule an appointment, click here. Any questions, call 973-328-5367, email tutorcenter@ccm.edu, or stop by DeMare Hall 156.