Resources tagged with: Fibonacci sequence

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Broad Topics > Patterns, Sequences and Structure > Fibonacci sequence

Farey Fibonacci

Age 16 to 18 Short
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Investigate Farey sequences of ratios of Fibonacci numbers.

Golden Powers

Age 16 to 18
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You add 1 to the golden ratio to get its square. How do you find higher powers?

Plus or Minus

Age 16 to 18
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Make and prove a conjecture about the value of the product of the Fibonacci numbers $F_{n+1}F_{n-1}$.

Pythagorean Fibs

Age 16 to 18
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What have Fibonacci numbers got to do with Pythagorean triples?

Fibonacci Fashion

Age 16 to 18
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What have Fibonacci numbers to do with solutions of the quadratic equation x^2 - x - 1 = 0 ?

Golden Fibs

Age 16 to 18
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When is a Fibonacci sequence also a geometric sequence? When the ratio of successive terms is the golden ratio!

Golden Fractions

Age 16 to 18
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Find the link between a sequence of continued fractions and the ratio of succesive Fibonacci numbers.

Fibonacci Factors

Age 16 to 18
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For which values of n is the Fibonacci number fn even? Which Fibonnaci numbers are divisible by 3?

Golden Mathematics

Age 16 to 18

A voyage of discovery through a sequence of challenges exploring properties of the Golden Ratio and Fibonacci numbers.

Continued Fractions I

Age 14 to 18

An article introducing continued fractions with some simple puzzles for the reader.

Stringing it Out

Age 14 to 16
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Explore the transformations and comment on what you find.

Leonardo of Pisa and the Golden Rectangle

Age 7 to 16

Leonardo who?! Well, Leonardo is better known as Fibonacci and this article will tell you some of fascinating things about his famous sequence.

Ordered Sums

Age 14 to 16
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Let a(n) be the number of ways of expressing the integer n as an ordered sum of 1's and 2's. Let b(n) be the number of ways of expressing n as an ordered sum of integers greater than 1. (i) Calculate. . . .

The Golden Ratio, Fibonacci Numbers and Continued Fractions.

Age 14 to 16

An iterative method for finding the value of the Golden Ratio with explanations of how this involves the ratios of Fibonacci numbers and continued fractions.

Whirling Fibonacci Squares

Age 11 to 16

Draw whirling squares and see how Fibonacci sequences and golden rectangles are connected.

Gnomon Dimensions

Age 14 to 16
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These gnomons appear to have more than a passing connection with the Fibonacci sequence. This problem ask you to investigate some of these connections.

Building Gnomons

Age 14 to 16
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Build gnomons that are related to the Fibonacci sequence and try to explain why this is possible.

First Forward Into Logo 11: Sequences

Age 11 to 18
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This part introduces the use of Logo for number work. Learn how to use Logo to generate sequences of numbers.

Spirals Instead of Sunflowers

Age 11 to 16
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Using logo to investigate spirals

LOGO Challenge - Circles as Bugs

Age 11 to 16
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Here are some circle bugs to try to replicate with some elegant programming, plus some sequences generated elegantly in LOGO.

Got a Strategy for Last Biscuit?

Age 11 to 16
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Can you beat the computer in the challenging strategy game?