id: 06315180
dt: j
an: 2014e.00418
au: Slipenchuk, Alexander
ti: First occurrences of mathematical symbols.
so: Math. Sch. (Leicester) 43, No. 2, 28 (2014).
py: 2014
pu: Mathematical Association (MA), Leicester
la: EN
cc: E40 A30 E20 D20
ut: notation; mathematical symbols; mathematical language; history of
mathematics; mathematicians; foundations of mathematics; operation
signs; relation signs; object signs; theory of science; semiotics
ci:
li:
ab: The author presents three tables providing historical information about
some mathematical symbols (for operations, relations, and objects),
i.e. the sign, its meaning, the mathematician who first used or
invented it, and the year or period of first use.
rv: Peter Dürr (Linkenheim)