Dynamic mathematics and the blending of knowledge structures in the calculus

  title={Dynamic mathematics and the blending of knowledge structures in the calculus},
  author={David Tall},
  • D. Tall
  • Published 8 July 2009
  • Computer Science
  • ZDM
This paper considers the role of dynamic aspects of mathematics specifically focusing on the calculus, including computer software that responds to physical action to produce dynamic visual effects. The development builds from dynamic human embodiment, uses arithmetic calculations in computer software to calculate ‘good enough’ values of required quantities and algebraic manipulation to develop precise symbolic values. The approach is based on a developmental framework blending human embodiment… 

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