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

Abstract

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.

수학적 사고는 외적 기호에 의해 기호화되고, 역으로 이 기호는 사고의 형태를 결정한다. 기호는 - 대수학에서의 기호, 해석학에서의 기호 그리고 삼단논법을 검증해주는 다이어그램 - 수학연구에서 수행하는 사고 작용의 다양성을 반영하고 각각 발견법적 기능을 수행한다.

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