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New schedule coming on September 9, 2017.

All sessions are held in the Spinelli Center on the second floor of Neilson Library. Material will be presented on the following topics, with time for practice.

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Monday February 6th, 6:30-8pm: Basics of Differentiation.  Define differentiation.  Review differentiation formulas: the power rule, the product rule, the quotient rule, and the chain rule.  Differentiate exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions.

Tuesday, February 7th, 6:30-8pm: Basics of Integration. Define integration.  Properties of integrals.  Definite and indefinite integrals.

Monday, February 13th, 6:30-8pm: Properties of exponents and logarithms.  Review the properties of exponents (negative exponent rule, zero exponent rule, product rule, power rule, quotient rule, products raised to powers, quotients raised to powers) and properties of logarithms (product rule, quotient rule, power rule, change of base property).

Tuesday, February 14th, 6:30-8pm: Trigonometric Functions.  Define trigonometric functions in terms of the unit circle.  Graphing the sine, cosine and tangent functions.  Review some identities and inverse trigonometric functions.

If you would like to review topics listed below, please contact us to arrange an appointment:

Significant Figures
Scientific Notation
Simultaneous Equations & Intersecting Lines
Conversion of Units
Triangle basics
Exponential & Logarithmic Functions
Basics of Functions
Descriptive Statistics
Inferential Statistics
Taylor Series


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