Teen Math Whizzes Go Euclid One Better
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|Gautam Nair, The Wall Street Journal|
|The scholarly journal Mathematics Teacher has churned out some 7,500 articles published over the past nine decades. This month, Volume 90, issue No. 1 will feature a first: a formal math treatise by two high school students. A reproduction of an article from The Wall Street Journal describing how Greens Farms Academy students David Goldenheim and Daniel Litchfield used Geometer's Sketchpad and the Fibonacci sequence to solve a problem about regular partitioning, first posed by Euclid.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Geometer's Sketchpad|
|Math Topics:||Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Constructions|
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