Diene's multi-base arithmetic blocks, 1960-1965.

Made:
1960-1965

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Diene's Multi-base Arithmetic Blocks in wood for bases 2,3,4,5 and 10, unsigned probably English, c.1960. Working in various number bases was popular in mathematics education in the 1960s and 1970s.

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
2001-73
Materials:
complete and wood
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 100 x 200 x 100 mm
type:
teaching aids (mathematical)
credit:
Homerton College