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Posted by **Frank** on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 5:13pm.

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**Reiny**, Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 5:50pmthe golden ratio is (1+√5) : 2

so if 100 is the width, let the length be x

x/100 = (1+√5)/2

2x = 100 + 100√5

x = 50 + 50√5 or appr. 161.80

(The golden ratio is 1.618034 appr.

notice that our answer is 100 times that value)

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