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Fibonacci Numbers and Nature

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Author:Ron Knott
Description: 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
Languages: English
Resource Types: Problems/Puzzles
Math Topics: Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Fibonacci Sequence, Animal Biology, Plant Biology
Math Ed Topics: Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies

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