Math Center – FALL 21 Tutoring

Tutoring appointments will continue to remain virtual via Zoom/WebEx through Friday, 10/29. Starting Monday, 11/1, we will resume in-person one-on-one tutoring appointments (DH156 – Tutoring Center) and in-person group weekly math review sessions (no appointment needed). VERY IMPORTANT – ALL WORKSHOPS WILL REMAIN VIRTUAL ONLY via ZOOM/WEBEX. After 11/1, we will also offer virtual one-on-one tutoring appointments in math and writing – FRIDAYS ONLY. Allow 24 hours to make your appointment.

VIRTUAL SESSIONS – (speech, workshops, focus sessions, and math & writing Friday tutoring) – 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.

We have added ONE virtual – MAT113 walk-in session on Thurs. 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm via Zoom. Note this is the ONLY virtual weekly math review, all others are in person, as per the above link.

Join Zoom Meeting- Weekly Math Review – MAT113 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm – Thursdays w/Prof. Mathus

https://ccm-edu.zoom.us/j/99729670119?pwd=aW1ucHppS3FCNGNHN2xTTG8wUnc1Zz09

 Meeting ID: 997 2967 0119

Math Center Workshops – Fall 2021 – VIRTUAL ONLY!

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 to 6 days in advance. Make your appointment no later than 24 hours before the day of the session.  You will receive an email in the morning with information on how to join the Zoom session.

Pre-Calculus & Calculus Workshops

Workshop #1: Precalculus Highlights for Calc I and Calc II Students

Prof. Sabella – Date: Wednesday, 9/15/21, at 12:30 pm

​​Workshop open to MAT 131 and MAT 132 students.

Algebra Highlights: Square root property, rules of exponents and logs, solving absolute value inequalities. Trig Highlights: Definitions of trig functions and inverse trig functions, key trig identities. Graphing Highlights: Transformations of parent functions. review of x = y2 ,        horizontal and vertical asymptotes.

Workshop #2: Calc I Basics for Calc II Students

Prof. Sabella – Date: Thursday, 9/16/21, at 12:30 pm – ​​Workshop open to MAT 132 students

Differentiation Review: Review of basic differentiation formulas and rules (power rule, product rule, quotient rule, chain rule), Wwrite equation of tangent line. Integration Review: Review of basic integration formulas and rules, evaluate indefinite integrals using basic integration techniques including substitution, evaluate definite integrals.

Workshop #3: Parent functions and transformations for Precalculus

Prof. Persau – Date: Thursday, 9/23/21, at 11 am – Workshop open to MAT 123, MAT 131 and MAT 132 students

Discussion on how to graph quadratic, square root, cube root, cubic, absolute value, and piecewise functions. Intended for current Precalculus students or above.

 Workshop #4: Differentiation Review for Calc I

Prof. Sabella – Date: Wednesday, 10/20/21 at 12:30 pm – Workshop open to MAT 131 and MAT 132 students

Review of basic differentiation formulas and rules (power rule, product rule, quotient rule, chain rule), write equation of tangent line.

 Workshop #5: Unit Circle workshop for Precalculus

Prof. Frye – Date: 12/8/21 at 12:30 pm – Workshop open to MAT MAT 123, MAT 131, and MAT 132 students

The Unit Circle is utilized to evaluate trigonometric functions at main angles – some tips and tricks for how to make sure you can evaluate these without a calculator and how to use these abilities to solve trigonometric equations will be covered. Intended for current Precalculus students or above. Prior exposure to trigonometry is required.

Workshop #6: Integration Review for Calc I

Prof. Sabella – Date: Wednesday, 12/15/21 at 12:30 pm – ​​Workshop open to MAT 131 and MAT 132 students

Review of basic integration formulas and rules. Evaluate indefinite integrals using basic integration techniques including substitution. Evaluate definite integrals.

College Algebra Workshop Series Topics – Fall 2021

Workshops open to MAT 016, MAT 110, and MAT 123 students

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 to 6 days in advance. Make your appointment no later than 24 hours before the day of the session.  You will receive an email in the morning with information on how to join the Zoom session.

Name Date and time Presenter
1 Solving linear equations and inequalities; applications Thursday, 9/16

12:30 pm

Prof. Frye
2 Graphing & Writing the Equations of Lines Tuesday, 9/21

12:30 pm

Prof. Stigliano
3 Systems of Equations and Applications Tuesday, 10/5

12:30 pm

Prof. Frye
4 Exponent Rules & Polynomial Operations Thursday 10/14

12:30 pm

Prof. Stigliano

 

5 Factoring (offered 2 times) Tuesday, 10/19

12:30 pm

Prof. Wolfgang
Factoring Thursday 10/21

5 pm

Prof. Frye
6 Operations on Rational Expressions Thursday 11/4

12:30 pm

Prof. Poetsch
7 Rational Equations and Applications Tuesday 11/9

12:30 pm

Prof. Frye
8 Radical Equations Tuesday 11/16

12:30 pm

Prof. Poetsch
9 Quadratic Equations Thursday 12/9

12:30 pm

Prof. Frye
10 Graphing Quadratic Functions Tuesday, 12/14

12:30 pm

Prof. Poetsch

Workshops for All Math Classes 

Name Date and time Presenters
1 THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

How to be successful in math – How to take notes, study for math & manage your time in math; bring your calculator

CANCELLED – Tuesday, 10/5

12:30 pm

Prof. Wolfgang

Prof. Stigliano

 

 

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, walk-ins, 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.