Fibonacci Numbers and Nature
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|Fibonacci and his original problem about rabbits that gave the series its name; the family trees of bees; the golden ratio and the Fibonacci series; the Fibonacci Spiral and sea shell shapes; branching plants; flower petal and seed-heads; and the leaf arrangements around stems: all involve the Fibonacci numbers.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
|Math Topics:||Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Fibonacci Sequence, Animal Biology, Plant Biology|
|Math Ed Topics:||Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies|
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