Vestnik of Samara University. History, pedagogics, philologyVestnik of Samara University. History, pedagogics, philology2542-04452712-8946Samara National Research University394410.18287/2542-0445-2014-20-5-214-219UnclassifiedGENESIS OF THE CONTENT OF MATHEMATICAL EDUCATION IN THE USSR (1940–1960-ies)PopovA. A.morenovsv@ssau.ruhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-1825-0097Samara State University010520142052142191403201714032017Copyright © 2014, Popov A.A.2014<h4>In this article the genesis of the content of mathematical education in the USSR (19401960-ies), including formation and development of teaching mathematics in the secondary school, curricula and programs, development of methodological and mathematical thought is viewed. The main trends in the development of school system of mathematical education in the given period of time are identified.</h4>mathematical education, content of mathematical education, system of mathematical educationматематическое образование, содержание математического образования, система математического образования[1. Markushevich A.I. The notion of function, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school], 1947, no.4, p. 1–16. (in Russ.)][2. Aleksandrov P.S. The scientific content of school algebra course, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school]. 1946, no. 4, p.1–12; no. 5–6, p. 1–21 (in Russ.)][3. Markushevich A.I. About increase of ideological and theoretical level of teaching mathematics in secondary school, Izvestiia APN RSFSR, 1951, Ed.31, p. 7–12. (in Russ.)][4. Belyi B.N. Literature about the method of organization and carrying out of measuring works afield, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school], 1956, no. 3, p.79–80. (in Russ.)][5. Kolmogorov A.N. New programs and some basic questions of improving mathematics course in secondary school, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school], 1967, № 2, p. 5–6. (in Russ.)][6. Program in mathematics for secondary schools, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school], 1968, no. 2, p. 5–20. (in Russ.)][7. Kolmogorov A.N. New programs and some basic questions of improving mathematics course in secondary school, Matematika v shkole [Mathematics in school], 1967, no. 2, P. 9. (in Russ.)]