MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 2/11/19

Published Monday, February 11, 2019 by Tifinie

Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best.  Continue to keep your math skills strong by practicing this week’s brain buster from Geometry!   An isosceles triangle has a base of 1-1/3 feet and an area of 48in2, what is the perimeter measured in inches?   A) 160 B) 36 C) 48 D) 100 E) None of the above   Stay tuned next week for the solution!     Solution for last week’s Math Madness question:   x + 8y = 10         4x + 8 = 4(y+3)                   FIRST, SOLVE FOR  “x”  OR … Continue Reading

EXCEL AT A GLANCE; 2/8/19 – 2/14/19

Published Thursday, February 7, 2019 by Tifinie

  Our courses are guaranteed to increase your scores or help you pass, click here for more details.  High school students:  Sign up for our upcoming SAT and ACT courses.  We are offering a variety of courses this spring and summer that is sure to fit your schedule.  Now is the perfect time to start preparing for next fall’s exams!  Our SAT and ACT classroom courses are generally 4 weeks long and come with 6 months of access to our Exam Club practice tests for free as well as 6 group tutorial sessions each focusing… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 2/6/19

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by Tifinie

It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life.    “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world.  Indeed it is the only thing that ever has.”  -Margaret Mead   Margaret Mead built a career as a cultural anthropologist.  She received her bachelor’s degree from Barnard College in New York City and her M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University.  She was also elected as the president… Continue Reading

TUESDAY TIPS; 2/5/19

Published Tuesday, February 5, 2019 by Tifinie

  SURROUND YOURSELF WITH POSITIVE INFLUENCES When you’re working on finding yourself, as most teenagers and even a lot of adults are, the environment in which you expose yourself to can have disastrous or rewarding effects.  If you are in an unhealthy environment then it is difficult to be your best because of the stress one endures when they are unhappy.  However, when you are in a positive and healthy environment, everything becomes more enjoyable and easier simply because of the positivity you feel. Consider the people that you spend your time with.  How do… Continue Reading

MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 2/4/19

Published Monday, February 4, 2019 by Tifinie

Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best.  Continue to keep your math skills strong by practicing this week’s Algebraic brain buster.   According to the system of equations below, what is the value of xy? 4x + 8 = 4(y + 3) x + 8y = 10   A) 2 B) 16 C) 10 D) 21 E) None of the above     Solution for last week’s Math Madness questions (respectively): D)  Anchovies & onions C)  Combination A)  One of the cheeses   Click here for more details on the solution!