The Learning Lab provides the following handouts and resources in a variety of academic subjects.

See assessment study materials for resources to prepare for the Texas Success Initiative, biology, ESOL, and other assessments.

English & Writing Aids | ||
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Online Writing Lab | Purdue University Online Writing Lab serving writers from around the world | Website |

Mathematics Aids - All Levels | ||
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Online math handouts | ACC Elgin Campus Learning Lab | Online |

Geometry formulas | Formulas for 2-D and 3-D geometrical shapes | |

Greek alphabet | Pronunciation, capital letters, and lower case letters | |

Math anxiety | How to handle math anxiety | |

Powers of 10 | Units for the SI (metric) measurement system | |

Test-taking strategies | Strategies for taking math tests |

Basic Math Aids | ||
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Divisibility tests | Strategies to identify quickly what numbers a given number is divisible by | |

Multiplication tables | Multiplication tables up to 20 by 20 | |

Order of operations | Basic order of operations hierarchy |

Algebra Aids | ||
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Algebraic formulas | Algebra formulas and rules | |

Speaking algebra | Translation of English into algebraic expressions | |

Rules for signed numbers | Rules for arithmetic of signed (positive & negative) numbers. |

Exponent & Logarithm Aids | ||
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Become friends with logarithms | Examples of working with logarithms | |

Exponent properties | Basic exponent properties with examples | |

Logarithm properties | Basic exponent properties with examples |

Factoring Aids | ||
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Basic Factoring Strategies | Basic factoring strategies and formulas | |

Factoring by Grouping & AC Method | Factoring by Grouping and using the AC Method | |

Factoring by Trial and Error | Factoring by the Trial and Error Method |

Fraction Aids | ||
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Arithmetic of Fractions | Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions |

Graphing Aids | ||
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Linear Equations | Formulas for graphing and constructing linear relationships from data | |

Catalog of Graphs | A brief catalog of graphs |

Statistics Aids | ||
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Statistics reference | Statistics formulas |

Trigonometry Aids | ||
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Trigonometry reference | Trigonometric formulas and the unit circle |

Calculus Aids | ||
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Derivation and integration review | Basic rules for derivatives and integrals. | |

Derivative review | Basic derivative rules | |

Integration review | Basic integration rules | |

Integration by parts | Technique of integration by parts | |

Integration by substitution | Technique of integration by substitution | |

Physics Applications for Calculus II (Sections 6.5) reference sheet | Applications of integration to physics and engineering for Stewart Calculus Book, 3rd Edition | |

Power series | Power series representation for the elementary functions | |

Sequences | Sequences | |

Series convergence flowchart | Demonstrates process for determining series convergence | |

Tests for series convergence | Tests for series convergence |

TI-86 Graphing Calculator Aids | ||
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TI-86 handout one | Solving equations with the simultaneous solver, setting up the custom menu, and graphing piece-wise defined functions, and solving polynomials with the polynomial solver | |

TI-86 handout two | Manipulating matrices by basic row operations |

TI-89 Graphing Calculator Aids | ||
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TI-89 basic graphing | Basic graphing on the TI-89 calculator. | |

TI-89 calculus features | Advanced calculus based features of the TI-89 calculator | |

TI-89 common errors | Common errors when working with the TI-89 calculator. |

General College Physics Aids | |
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Kinematics, forces and energy | |

Rotational motion and fluid | |

Waves and heat | |

Useful physical data |