Links to other sites

The golden section, geometry, Penrose tilingsby Rashomon has some more pictures of Penrose tilings.

Steve Finch'spage about the Golden section starts with the material on these pages but he also has some interesting results about the Fibonacci spiral and some truly remarkable formulae of Srinivasan Ramanujan, the famous Indian mathematician who died in 1920. The formulae relate e=271828.. , pi=314159.. and Phi=16180339.. and, like me, you can just admire them if you can't understand them!

Kyungsoon Jeon at the University of Georgia has an excellent article about Phi and the Fibonacci series and how to investigate it using a Spreadsheet.

^Domingo Gomez Morin's Isosceles-Fibonacci partitionpage shows how to construct points on any line AB which divide it into AB/2, AB/3, AB/5, AB/8, and so on, where the denominators are the Fibonacci numbers.

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The Mathematical Magic of the Fibonacci Numbers

'ft Fibonacci Home Pagel11;^"

^ The Golden Section - the Number and Its Geometry

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