They’re here! Mastery Sessions for McGill Math 139 final exam prep; McGill Math 140 final exam prep and McGill Math 141 final exam prep. Everything you need to understand and succeed on your final. Space is limited and sessions usually fill up within ~72h of registration opening. Full details and registration at the links provided. Details for Math 263, 222 and 262 coming soon. Best of luck with the end of term!

# past

# 139 Quiz 4

### McGill Math 139 Quiz 4 Prep:

#### Update: the session is now full & registration has been closed.

This Thursday we’ll meet for ~2h (starting at 7pm) to run through a ton of problems to prep you for the last quiz. Space is limited and registration is first-come, first-served. The session will be $25 if you RSVP, $30 at the door (though I don’t expect there will be room).

# McGill Math 122 Calculus for Management Fall 2014 Final

They’re here: the best final review & prep sessions for MATH 122 Calculus for Management Students at McGill! **We don’t run a “crash course” aimed at helping you just scrape by, we run mastery sessions that assume you’re familiar with the basics, and so aim to help you understand the subtleties that come up in advanced, exam-level applications so you can understand and succeed.** Space is limited, registration is first-come, first-served. Additional dates will be added if there is sufficient interest. See below for descriptions of each of the sessions and information about available discounts.

### Mastery 1: Tuesday Nov. 25th, 6-9pm ($60*)

In this three hour session, we’ll review the application of derivatives to consumer and producer surplus; the optimization of various systems modelled using a single variable; related rates of time-dependent systems, linear-approximation, and the basics of curve-sketching. Each of these sections has a few fairly representative types of problems which, if mastered, will prepare you for related material on your final. Additional practice problems will be provided so that you can get lots of practice with these types of questions well before the exam. *Discounts available, see below for details.

### Mastery 2: Friday Nov. 28th, 5:30-8:30pm ($60*)

In this second three hour session, we’ll look at exam-level questions requiring implicit differentiation (tangent lines; second derivatives, and in combination with related rates). We’ll also practice dealing with advanced derivatives (logarithmic differentiation; general-exponential differentiation; advanced chain-rule with product rule etc); the limit-definition of the derivative; limits themselves – especially as applied to full curve-sketching questions. Additional practice problems, representative of exam-level material will be provided for additional practice. *Discounts available, see below for details.

### Mastery 3: Friday Dec. 5th, 5:30-8:30pm ($60*)

In this third three hour session, we’ll take your integration skills to the next level; helping you identify the correct method of integration and how to approach every integral systematically. Then, we’ll look a large sampling of exam-level improper integrals, including a list of ”classic” questions that you should know how to solve. Finally, we’ll solve some advanced area & volume-of-revolution questions. As with all the other sessions, additional practice problems will be provided. *Discounts available, see below for details.

### Mastery 4: Saturday Dec. 6th, 4:30-7:30pm ($60*)

This last session will attempt to recreate some of the stress you experience during the exam by limiting the amount of time you have to solve challenging questions from all the topics of the class, presented as they would be in your exam. Emphasis will be placed on efficient strategies, pattern recognition and identifying your weakest points so that you can focus your studying most effectively in the last days before your final. The session will follow the form of a past final and variations on those problems will be provided for additional practice. *Discounts available, see below for details.

### Discounts:

It’s simple: the more review you get, the better you’ll do, so for every additional session you register for, you save $10:

- 1 session: $60 for 3h, including notes and practice problems;
- 2 sessions: $110 for 6h, including notes and practice problems (for each session);
- 3 sessions: $160 for 9h, including notes and practice problems (for each session);
- 4 sessions: $210 for 12h, including notes and practice problems (for each session).

Discounts will be applied automatically, additional details and information will be provided in the confirmation email you receive upon registration.

# McGill MATH 262 & 222 Midterm Prep

# Multivariable Calc: All the Practice You Need*!*

Time to get serious MATH 222 & 262. These sessions will focus on problem-solving at the exam level. It will be assumed that you are familiar with the basics; however, questions will be fully explained so that you are able to apply the concepts to similar problems that are not identical. See below for available discounts.

**Midterm Prep 1 – Mastering Series:**Remember Power Series?! Oh, and MacLaurin Series & Taylor Series? Radii of Convergence; Taylor Coefficients and Approximations. This 3h session will focus on solving tons of midterm-level problems.

**Fri. October 31st, 2014, 5-8pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $60 for 3h + notes; discounts available (see below).**

**Midterm Prep 2 – Mastering Vector Geometry:**Lines, Planes & Points, the distances between them all and a look at the (finite!) variations they can give you on these classic questions. These questions can be free points on your midterm!

**Sat. November 1st, 2014, 6:30-8:30pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $40 for 2h + notes; discounts available for multiple sessions (see below).**

**Midterm Prep 3 – Mastering Vector-Valued Functions:**Position, Velocity & Acceleration; Arclength and the Arclength Functions; T/N/B, the Frenet Frame, curvature and torsion; Points of Intersection: a whole lot of practice problems!

**Sun. October 26th, 2014, 12:45-2:45pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $40 for 2h + detailed notes; discounts available for multiple sessions (see below).**

**Midterm Study Hall 1:**The key to success in this class is*practice*. Study Halls provide an ideal environment for getting that practice without wasting time.

**Sun. November 2nd, 2014, 5:45-8:45pm in M3-17B (3rd floor McLennan); $20 for 3h.**

**Midterm Study Hall 2:**“(Perfect) Practice Makes Perfect” so come work on practice problems with classmates at a midterm-focused Study Hall and have the most challenging questions answered by an experienced tutor.

**Mon. November 3rd, 2014, 5:00-8:00pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $20 for 3h.**

**Assignment 3 Workshop (MATH 222):**A session were we’ll look at problems that are structurally identical to those in your assignment: learn everything you need to complete the assignment without spending hours scouring the net & trying to decipher the hieroglyphics of ASCII math, understanding little to nothing. You might be surprised at how easy it actually is!

**TBA,November 2014; $20 for 2h.**

**Best Price Discount:** RSVP for all the midterm sessions and **save ~25%** – take **$10 off** the price of **each prep session** *and* **$5** **off** of **each study hall**; only pay $140 for 13 hours dedicated to helping you understand the material & ace your midterm.

**Multiple Prep Session Discount:** RSVP for more than one prep session and receive **$10 off** the price of *each* session!

**Prep Session + Study Hall Discount:** RSVP for a prep session and a study hall and **save $10**.

# McGill MATH 263 Quiz 2 Prep

# ODEs for Engineers: Prep Session Tuesday Night

McGill MATH 263 Ordinary Differential Equations for Engineers students come join us Tuesday night for a systematic and comprehensive review of the material that will be covered on your second quiz. Full details below. Register at this link or under the MATH 263 tab, above.

**Quiz 2 Prep:****Theory:****Abel’s Theorem**&**the Wronskian.**Second-Order, Linear ODEs (Fundamental Sets of Solutions; General Solutions).

**Homogenous Equations:**Constant Coefficients with**Distinct**,**Complex**and**Repeated Roots**);**Reduction of Order**.

**Non-Homogenous Equations:****Undetermined Coefficients & Variation of Parameters.**

**Higher-Order Equations**(same content as for second-order ODEs)

**Series Solutions**(& basic manipulation of power series).

The session** **will run **Tuesday evening October 28th, 2014 from 8:30-11pm **and will place an emphasis on solving problems and applying the theory. The cost will be **$50 for the 2.5h**, including notes. RSVP here.

**First Timer’s Discount!**

**If this is your first time** attending one of our sessions,** save 40%** on the quiz prep session and **only pay $30**.

# McGill MATH 122 Midterm Prep

# Calculus For Management: Everything You Need*!*

With the midterm only a week away, we’re happy to announce details for the MATH 122 Calculus for Management midterm prep sessions.

**Midterm Prep 1 – Mastering Limits:**One-sided limits; Total limits; Infinite limits; Limits*at*Infinity; Strategies for Advanced Limits; Horizontal & Vertical Asymptotes; Continuity and (time permitting) the Limit-Definition of the Derivative.

**Fri. October 24th, 2014, 4-7pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $60 for 3h + detailed notes; discounts available (see below).**

**Midterm Prep 2 – Mastering Derivatives:**Limit-Definiton of the Derivative (con’t); Differentiation of Basic Functions; Product Rule; Quotient Rule; *Chain Rule*; Advanced Differentiation; Evaluating the Derivative at a Point; Applications of the Derivative.

**Sat. October 25th, 2014, 6:30-9pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $50 for 2.5h + detailed notes; discounts available for multiple sessions (see below).**

**Midterm Prep 3 – Mastering Interest:**Logarithms & Exponential Functions; Simple & Compound Interest; Future Values of an Annuity; Advanced Questions Involving Interest.

**Sun. October 26th, 2014, 12:30-3pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $50 for 2.5h + detailed notes; discounts available for multiple sessions (see below).**

**Midterm Study Hall 1:**The key to success in this class is*practice*. Study Halls provide an ideal environment for getting that practice without wasting time.

**Sun. October 26th, 2014, 5:30-8:30pm in M3-17B (3rd floor McLennan); $20 for 3h.**

**Midterm Study Hall 2:**“(Perfect) Practice Makes Perfect” so come work on practice problems with classmates at a midterm-focused Study Hall and have the most challenging questions answered by an experienced tutor.

**Mon. October 27, 2014, 5:30-8:30pm in M3-37A (3rd floor McLennan); $20 for 3h.**

**Midterm Study Hall 3:**“(Perfect) Practice Makes Perfect” so come work on practice problems with classmates at a midterm-focused Study Hall and have the most challenging questions answered by an experienced tutor.

**Tues. October 28, 2014, 5:30-8:30pm in M3-17B (3rd floor McLennan); $20 for 3h.**

**Best Price Discount:** RSVP for all the midterm sessions and **save over 25%** – take $10 off the price of every prep session *and* study hall; only pay $160 for 17h dedicated to helping you understand & succeed on your midterm, that’s less than $9.50/h!

**Multiple Prep Session Discount:** RSVP for more than one prep session and receive $10 off the price of *each* session!

**Prep Session + Study Hall Discount:** RSVP for a prep session and a study hall and save $10.

# Cal 2 Mastery Sessions & Quiz 3 Prep

The dates have been set for the **Quiz 3 Prep Sessions** and registration is now open here!

** Annnnnnd fina!!y – they’re here!** Many of you have been keen to register for the

**Mastery Sessions for MATH 141**, leading up to the final exam.

**Registration**is now open

**here**. Space is limited, so register soon.

**Students who register for 3 or more sessions before March 13th will be entered in a draw to win one of five free passes to a homework session (value: $45)!**Financial support is available for a limited number of students. More information about these sessions is available here, send us an email if you have any questions.