Chris J.


Chris J.

Tutor

Reston, VA 20190

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

4.77 44 ratings

Actuary with Consulting Skills

I am the son of a teacher, and have tutored friends and peers while in high school, college and also after college. Both having a teacher for a mother and also working with friends has reinforced the following reality: teachers are people too. These experiences taught me that the teacher is a friend or a partner in the challenge of attaining new knowledge. Accordingly, I want students to conquer unknown material by acquiring knowledge facilitated by my energetic, fun, patient, persistent, ... [more]


Algebra 1


Algebra 2

As my profile shows, I scored 780 out of 800 on the SAT?s math portion. I am also a credentialed actuary and earned 100% on WyzAnt's qualifying exams collectively for Algebra 2 and SAT Math. I find that the practical applications of this subject to be both exciting and also motivating.


Calculus


Grammar


Microsoft Excel


Geometry

Though some may find Geometry daunting, I find its visual component provides transparency thereby enhancing its digestibility. As my profile shows, I scored 780 out of 800 on the SAT?s math portion. I am also a credentialed actuary and almost earned 100% on WyzAnt's qualifying exams collectively for Geometry and SAT Math.


Microsoft Word


Prealgebra


Precalculus


Trigonometry


Writing


Statistics


SAT Math

As my profile shows, I scored 780 out of 800 on the SAT?s math portion. I am also a credentialed actuary and almost earned 100% on WyzAnt's qualifying exams collectively for Algebra 2, Geometry and SAT Math. As an actuary, I have developed understanding for both effective test taking strategy and also the importance of efficient learning.


Probability


Elementary Math


Actuarial Science

I am a credentialed actuary, majored in the subject in school, and worked with the department head while there. I am the son of a teacher and may have better communication skills than many in the actuarial field. I have both self-studied and worked with teachers to learn that which was not in my college coursework.


Linear Algebra

I am a credentialed actuary. I majored in the subject in school, and I worked with the department head while there. I may have better communication skills than many in this field, as I am the son of a teacher. As my Free Response shows, I passed the Society of Actuaries exam covering Linear Algebra. I elaborate here that I passed on my first try with a "7", which is 110%-120% of the minimum passing score.


Microsoft Access

I have been using Microsoft Access since I entered the workforce in the 90's and appreciated it for its compatibility with other Microsoft applications. I am still using it and its Forms, Queries, Reports, and Tables for data work is a routine part of my field. I also use it for non-work applications even though Excel has been adding data functionality.