Tutoring and Academic Support

- Weights, Measures, & Conversions
- Basic Arithmetic and Algebra
- Intermediate Algebra
- Advanced Algebra
- Trigonometry
- Elementary Geometry
- Finance & Calculators
- Elementary Probability & Statistics
- Technology
- Study Skills
- Standardized Tests

Links, resources and help with weights and measures, including converting from one system of measurement to another and converting units within a system of measurement.

- Conversion Calculator
- Conversion between Metric Units (Khan Academy video)
- National Institute of Standards and Technology
- The Mole and Avogadro's Number (Khan Academy video)
- Moles and Avogadro's Number (Khan Academy video)
- What is Avogadro's Number?

Links to resourses to improve arithmetic and algebraic skills.

- Algebra LAB (includes a glossary and lessons)
- Khan Academy: Resources
- Order of Operations
- Fractions
- Proportions
- Integer Exponents
- Equation Basics
- Word Problems

*The Real Number System Resources*

*Factoring Polynomials Resources*

*Quadratic Formula Resources*

- Quadratic Formula Explanation
- Quadratic Formula (Khan Academy video)
- Quadratic Formula Song

*The Cartesian Coordinate System and Graphing*

*Functions*

Links to resources for advanced algebra topics, typically those that are relevant to success in biology, chemistry, economics, finance, calculus and disciplinary statistics courses.

*Logarithm Resources*

*Fractional and Negative Exponent Resources*

Links to resources related to trigonometric functions, graphs and applications, including the defintions of trigonometric functions on right triangles and on unit circles.

- Khan Academy: Trigonometry Resources
- Trigonometry Tutorial and Overview
- Overview of Geometry and Trigonometry
- Help Memorizing Trigonometric Values of Special Angles

*Trigonometry and Unit Circle Resources*

- Circular Definitions of Trigonometric Functions
- Unit Circle: Blank Template
- Help Memorizing Trigonometric Values of Special Angles

*Trigonometry and Right Triangle Resources*

*Resources on the Graphing of Trigonometric Functions*

- Trigonometric Graphs Tutorial (with animated graphs)
- Graphing Trigonometric Functions from arizona.edu
- Graphing Trigonometric Functions from purplemath.com

*Applications of Trigonometry Resources*

Links to resources related to basic Euclidean geometry, which is important to pre-calculus, calculus, physics and chemistry courses, among others.

*Plane Geometry Resources*

*Solid Geometry Resources*

Links to online resources related to personal finance, including mortgage calculators and credit report information.

Links to resources related to topics studied in courses involving introductory probability or introductory statistics.

- Khan Academy: Counting (Factorials, Combinations, Permutations) Resources
- Khan Academy: Probability
- Basic Probability Tutorial

*Basic Statistics Resources*

- Khan Academy: Statistics Resources
- Khan Academy: AP Statistics Resources
- Stat Trek: Statistics Tutorial
- NASA's Introduction to Basic Statistics Terms: Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation

*Sets, Counting, and Venn Diagrams*

- An Introduction to Sets, Set Notation and Set Operations
- Venn Diagrams (YouTube Video)
- Venn Diagrams
- Interactive Venn Diagrams
- An Introduction to Combinations and Permutations
- Khan Academy: Counting (Factorials, Combinations, Permutations) Resources

*Graphs in Probability and Statistics*

*Z-Scores and the Normal Distributions (The "Bell" Curve)*

- Z-Scores Explained (YouTube video)
- Normal Distribution (YouTube video)

Links to external resources, vendor resources, and instructor-produced documents relating to the use of Texas Instruments calculators, MS Excel, R, SPSS used by students at Salem College.

*TI® Graphing Calculators*

*MS® Excel®*

*SPSS ® Tutorials*

- Intro to SPSS (YouTube video)
- SPSS for Windows
- SPSS Tutorial

*R ® Resources*

Links to helpful studying resources for different learning styles.

Links to a variety of standardized examinations required for graduate or professional school or for professional credentialing.

*NC Teacher Licensure Testing*

*Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators*

- Overview of Praxis Core
- ETS Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics Study Companion
- Khan Academy videos identified by ETS

*Pearson General Curriculum Test*

*GRE General Test*

- Overview of the Quantitative Reasoning Measure of the GRE General Test
- Quantitative Skills Review
- Free Online Kaplan GRE Practice Test (pre-registration required)

*MCAT*

- Salem College's Pre-Health Advising Page (Salem log-in required)
- What's on the MCAT?
- Free Online Kaplan MCAT Practice Tests (pre-registration required)
- Khan Academy MCAT Practice Questions

*GMAT*

- About the GMAT Exam
- Free Online Kaplan GMAT Practice Tests (pre-registration required)

*PCAT*

- Salem College's Pre-Health Advising Page (Salem log-in required)
- Free Online Kaplan PCAT Practice Tests (pre-registration required)

*DAT*

- Salem College's Pre-Health Advising Page (Salem log-in required)
- Quantitative Reasoning Topics Covered on the DAT
- Free Online Kaplan DAT Practice Tests (pre-registration required)

*LSAT*

- Free Online Kaplan LSAT Practice Tests (pre-registration required)

*â€‹Mathematics Preparation Expected for Graduate Programs*

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