• ## Falling In Love with the Distance Formula

I know it seems like there’s a million different things you have to memorize for math class and the distance formula is just another one.  Here’s…

• ## Use The Midpoint Formula Like A Boss

Clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right.  Here I am, stuck at the midpoint with you… At some point they’re going to give…

• ## What You Need to Know About Using Quotation Marks

If you’re like most people, quotation marks can often be a source of frustration. It seems simple enough: All you have to do is put the…

There is quite a bit of talk around the impact of high school on college admissions and let me definitely say that the high school you…

• ## How to Make Geometry Your Best Friend (Part 2)

The Pythagorean Theorem is one of the most important theorems that you’ll come across in geometry. However, before we delve into it, first let’s look at…

• ## How to Make Geometry Your Best Friend (Part 3)

If you haven’t discovered Pythagorean Triples yet, then prepare to have your mind blown. Basically, instead of having to use the Pythagorean Theorem to solve for…

• ## How to Make Algebra I Your Best Friend (part 2)

You’ll be drawing lots of graphs of linear equations in two variables in algebra I. For example, y=2x+1. So, what’s a graph? The graph of a…

• ## Who says Whom?

It’s a silly question, but let’s be honest with ourselves. When’s the last time you heard someone say “whom”? Exactly, it’s not really part of our…

• ## But There’s a Square in My System…

First they want you to solve linear equations, then it’s quadratic equations, then systems of linear equations… and now it’s systems of nonlinear equations… WHERE DOES…

• ## Why Admissions Seems Unfair

Why is admissions unfair? Because it is. Let me clarify, from your perspective, the admissions process is incredibly unfair. You have worked your butt off for…