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Lessons offered by Simon
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Physics
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Physics - Chemistry
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College

Experienced Tutor in Mathematics give lessons covering Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and Calculus

Methodology

Education
____________

Worcester Junior College A. A. Liberal Arts summa cum laude 1978
Worcester, MA


State University of New York B. S. in Physics highest honors 1981
Stony Brook, NY 11794 and Mathematics


Trinity College Certificate of Advanced 1982
Cambridge, England Study in Mathematics


University of Cambridge Ph. D. in Theoretical 1986
Physics

Background

I have supervised students in mathematics for nineteen years.
The number of students is greater than one hundred. My teaching
experience has been obtained at the University of Cambridge and
Imperial College in General Relativity, Statistical Mechanics, Introductory
Analysis and Comprehensive Physics. The students attending these
tutorials had examinations through Mathematical Tripos or the
London University system. Generally, each tutorial lasted one hour
problems distributed by the lecturer were solved. Many
received better grades and several achieved first class honors.
Secondary school teaching began in 1997 with tutoring in
arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry and calculus. Again,
some of the students finished very well in the final examinations.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $1
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $15
Lessons offered by Simon
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Mathematics
  • Algebra
  • Physics
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Physics - Chemistry
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • College

Simon's resume

Education
____________

Worcester Junior College A. A. Liberal Arts summa cum laude 1978
Worcester, MA


State University of New York B. S. in Physics highest honors 1981
Stony Brook, NY 11794 and Mathematics


Trinity College Certificate of Advanced 1982
Cambridge, England Study in Mathematics


University of Cambridge Ph. D. in Theoretical 1986
Physics


1981 Phi Beta Kappa
Foundation Award

1982 Senior Scholarship

1984 j. T. Knight Prize

1985 Senior Rouse Ball Studentship

1986 NATO Fellowship

1996 Royal Society Study Visit Award

2001 Alexander von Humboldt Research
Fellowship


Tutorials

University Subjects

1983-4 General Relativity

1984 Statistical Mechanics

1986 General Relativity, Statistical Mechanics

1989 Introductory Analysis, Comprehensive Physics

1993-4 Methods, Electrodynamics

1994-5 Differential Equations, Quantum Mechanics, Foundations of Quantum
Mechanics, General Relativity, Methods, Electrodynamics, Statistical
Physics

1995-6 Differential Equations, Foundation of Quantum Mechanics, Methods of
Mathematical Physics, Quantum Mechanics, General Relativity, Linear
Algebra, Statistical Physics, Special Relativity

1997 Differential Calculus and Linear Algebra, Life Sciences Mathematics
Vector Calculus, Fourier Series and Differential Equations, Optimization,
Numerical Methods

1998 Differential Calculus, Vector Calculus and Complex Variables

1999 First-Year Engineering Mathematics

2006 Calculus, Linear Algebra, Graph Theory, Electromagnetism

2007 Particle and Nuclear Physics


Secondary School Teaching Experience
1997 Basic Technical Mathematics
Mathematical Methods for Economics
Applied Mechanics


1998 Algebra
Geometry
Logarithms and Exponentials
Trigonometry
Vectors
Probability and Statistics
Special Sums and Products
Mechanics
Electromagnetism
Calculus
Complex Numbers


1999 Algebra
Geometry
Trigonometry

2000 Compound Interest Problems
Statics
Probability and Statistics

2001 Integration
Differentiation
Complex Numbers
Atomic Physics

2009 Whole Numbers
Fractions and Decimals
Number and Patterns
Inequalities
Geometric Figures
Relations between Decimals, Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Expressions and Equations
Geometric Conecepts including Congruences, Rotation and Reflection
Statistics and Data Analysis

2010 Ratio, Proportion and Percentage
Solving Linear Equations in One Variable
Commutative, Associative and Distributive Properties
Volumes of Prisms and Cylinders
Multiplication of Mixed Numbers
Exponents
Slopes and Intercepts
Simultaneous Equations

2011 Estimation in Computation including Rounding of Fractions
Polygons including Triangle and Parallelogram Area Formulae
Views of Three-Dimensional Objects
Mode and Median, Frequency Table, Pictographs, Bar Graphs
Line Graphs, Histograms, Circle Graphs
Probabilities

2012 Algebraic Equations
Calculus
Geometry

2013 Fractions and Decimals
Simultaneous Equations
Geometry

2014 Algebra
Calculus

2015 Factorization of Polynomials
Quadratic Formula
Word Problems with Percentages
Summation of Series






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