The heuristic function of mathematical signs in learning of mathematical concepts

수학 개념의 습득에 있어 기호의 발견법적 기능

  • Cheong, Kye-Seop (Department of french language and literature Duksung Women's University)
  • 정계섭 (덕성여자대학교 불어불문학과)
  • Published : 2009.08.31


Mathematical thinking can be symbolized by the external signs, and these signs determine in reverse the form of mathematical thinking. Each symbol - a symbol in algebra, a symbol in analysis, and a diagram which verifies syllogism - reflects the diverse characteristic of cogitation in mathematics and perfirms a heuristic function.


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