With the right help, you can master mathematics — even if you’re not a numbers person! Whether you need help getting through college algebra or you plan to pursue a career that relies heavily on mathematical skills, our staff of math experts will show you how to solve the problem.
At CGCC’s Learning Center, we provide free tutoring in math, statistics, engineering and physics. You also have access to video tutorials, printed resources, and more.
- Join us on Cranium Café to connect live with a CGCC math, physics, engineering, or statistics tutor.
- No appointment is needed, drop in today!
When CGCC tutors are not available, log into Brainfuse and use the Live Help option to connect with a Brainfuse tutor. This service is free and available to CGCC students; however, your time is limited to 2 hours per semester. To use Brainfuse, log in with your MEID and password.
Textbook and Calculator Rentals
We do our best to have graphing calculators and copies of current textbooks on hand to use while you’re in our Learning Center. We do not rent any items for use outside of the center. Please contact Student Business Services if you are interested in calculator rentals.
In addition to individual tutoring, our Learning Center offers workshops on related topics. Check back often to see what’s coming up.
Join our virtual Conceptual Q&A Review sessions on various math topics. These sessions are hosted by CGCC math tutors.
Our Session Topics have been designed to align to your respective course. Take a look below, find a topic relevant to your class and click the link to join.
Whether seeking additional support or simply a review session, we recommend you join us for engaging discussions to prepare you for your class work and upcoming exams.
|Date||Time||Q&A Topic||Hosted by||Suggested courses||Link to connect to the session|
|3/1/2021, Monday||6:00pm - 7:30pm||Multi-Unit change Factors in Exponential Functions||Jacqueline Dworaczyk||MAT151, MAT187||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|3/4/2021, Thursday||1:00pm - 2:30pm||Exponential Functions||Jack Redman||MAT121, MAT151, MAT187||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|3/6/2021, Saturday||11:00am - 12:30pm||Optimization||Michael Atias||MAT213, MAT221||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|3/11/2021, Thursday||1:00pm - 2:30pm||Solids of Revolution||James Romine||MAT231||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|3/25/2021, Thursday||2:00pm - 3:30pm||Related Rates||Jared Kitchen||MAT213, MAT221||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|3/26/2021, Friday||To Be Determined||Statistics: To be Determined||Christopher Gillotte (Faculty)||MAT206||Link coming soon|
|3/30/2021, Tuesday||3:30pm - 5pm||Unit Circle||Monisa Tshuma||MAT187, MAT182||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|3/30/2021, Tuesday||6:00pm - 7:30pm||Optimization||Dakota Dean||MAT221, MAT213||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|3/31/2021, Wednesday||3:00 - 4:30pm||Quadratic Functions||Truman Lamb||MAT121, MAT151, MAT187||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/1/2021, Thursday||2:30pm - 4pm||Unit Circle||Ben Crimando||MAT187, MAT182||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/1/2021, Wednesday||2:00pm - 3:30pm||Related Rates||Joseph Edwards||MAT221, MAT213||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|4/2/2021, Friday||1:00pm - 2:30pm||Statics: Single Mean & Single Proportion Hypothesis Testing||Christopher Gillotte (Faculty)||Statistics (MAT206, PSY230)||https://zoom.us/j/94506534633?pwd=dHpMeGV3TzJvQWxPNWZlbUYzMkxNQT09|
|4/6/20201, Tuesday||3:30pm - 5pm||Unit Circle||Monisa Tshuma||MAT187, MAT182||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/6/2021, Tuesday||6:00pm - 7:30pm||Optimization||Dakota Dean||MAT221, MAT213||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|4/7/2021, Wednesday||3:00PM - 4:30 PM||Quadratic Functions||Truman Lamb||MAT121, MAT151, MAT187||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/8/2021, Thursday||2:30pm - 4:00pm||Unit Circle||Ben Crimando||NAT187, MAT182||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/13/2021, Tuesday||1:30pm- 3:00pm||Rational Functions||Bill Gin||MAT151, MAT187, MAT121||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/14/2021, Wednesday||3:00pm - 4:30pm||Fluid Force Integrals||Andrew Erickson||MAT231||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/14/2021, Wednesday||5:00pm - 6:30pm||Related Rates||Joseph Edwards||MAT221, MAT213||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jromine|
|4/15/2021, Thursday||3:30pm - 5pm||Solving Trig Equations Using Inverses||Devin Klein||MAT187, MAT182||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|4/29/2021, Thursday||4:00pm - 5:30pm||Piecewise Functions||Jake Belnap||MAT151, MAT187||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
|5/6/2021, Thursday||2:00pm - 3:30pm||The Fundamental Theorem||Lorenzo Escoto||MAT221, MAT213, MAT231||https://maricopa.webex.com/meet/jhale2|
Need help using a calculator?
For your convenience, we’ve compiled some videos that cover common topics on how to use a TI-83, TI-84, or Desmos calculator. Which calculator do you use?
Download this worksheet to follow along with the examples in the videos. “Calculator Videos follow along worksheet”
- TI-83 Video I: Basic Features
- TI-84 Video I: Basic Features
- TI-83 Video II: Graphing and Window Adjustment
- TI-84 Video II: Graphing and Window Adjustment
- TI-83 and TI-84 Video III: Calculating Zeros/Horizontal Intercepts
- TI-83 and TI-84 Video IV: Calculating Intersections and Maximums/Minimums
- TI-83 Video V: Evaluating a Function at a Given Value
- TI-84 Video V: Evaluating a Function at a Given Value
- Introduction to the Desmos Scientific Calculator
- Introduction to the Desmos Graphing Calculator
- Desmos Graph Settings
- Convert a function to a table
- Graphing Lines and Points of Intersection
- Regressions on Desmos
- Introduction to Desmos Matrix Calculator
For more videos and interactive tutorials visit https://learn.desmos.com/.