Ch 10: Using Scientific Calculators: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Using Scientific Calculators chapter of this Precalculus Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about using scientific calculators. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the scientific calculator functions and operations required in a typical precalculus course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other precalculus work.
  • Identify the scientific calculator concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our precalculus tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn how to use scientific calculators and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding how to use radians and degrees, trigonometry functions and exponentials on a calculator and solve equations using scientific calculators
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their precalculus learning
  • Prefer learning precalculus visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their scientific calculators unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in precalculus
  • Don't have access to their precalculus teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning how to use scientific calculators simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live precalculus tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn how to use scientific calculators on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Use the radians and degrees functions on a scientific calculator.
  • Use the exponentials and trig functions on a scientific calculator.
  • Use a scientific calculator to graph functions and solve equations.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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