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The Remarkable Number 1/89

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Author:Robert Miner
Description: An overview of the Fibonacci series, interesting facts about it, and a sketch of the proof of why the decimal expansion of the fraction 1/89 contains all the Fibonacci numbers expressed as a sequence of decimal fractions, a fact discovered by Cody Birsner.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Math Topics: Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Fibonacci Sequence

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