Naturaleza del objeto matemático “Tabla”

Translated title of the contribution: Nature of the mathematical object “table”

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This article offers a broad vision of the process of evolution of ideas on tables, their connotation of tools, emergence and development in different societies and cultures at different moments in history; questions that contribute to the knowledge about this object and its didactic scope. The reflection on the trajectory of the table and its presence as a storage tool, as a calculation tool in numbering and metrology systems, and as a tool of analysis in scientific and mathematical fields, helps to clarify its origin and nature as a mathematical object.

Translated title of the contributionNature of the mathematical object “table”
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)105-122
Number of pages18
Issue number20
StatePublished - Jul 2017


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