Can you dissect a square into: 4, 7, 10, 13... other squares? 6, 9,
12, 15... other squares? 8, 11, 14... other squares?
According to an old Indian myth, Sissa ben Dahir was a courtier for
a king. The king decided to reward Sissa for his dedication and
Sissa asked for one grain of rice to be put on the first square. . . .
If you continue the pattern, can you predict what each of the following areas will be? Try to explain your prediction.
Find the sum of the series.
Leonardo who?! Well, Leonardo is better known as Fibonacci and this article will tell you some of fascinating things about his famous sequence.