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September 30, 2014

Posted by **bill** on Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 9:41pm.

a. Determine the next five (eleventh through fifteenth) elements of this sequence.

b. Compute the ratio of the fourteenth and fifteenth elements of this sequence. Is it close to the golden ratio?

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**Reiny**, Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 11:18pm1,1,2,3,5,8,13,21,34,55,

**89,144,233,377,610, ...**

ratio of 15th/14th = 610/377 = 1.618037

the golden ratio = (1 + √5)/2 = 1.618033989..

for a difference of .0000031

(not bad)

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