TITLE

MAGIC numbers: the Golden RATIO

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Think of a Number;2005, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Think of a Number: A Fascinating Look at the World of Numbers" is presented. It discusses the concept of phi which the famous painter Leonardo da Vinci called as the "golden ratio." It presents how it is derived and its numerical value. It also elaborates on the strange properties of phi and answers several frequently asked questions regarding its concept.
ACCESSION #
43901435

 

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