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ERIC Number: EJ670347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0025-5769
Beyond the Golden Ratio: A Calculator-Based Investigation.
Glidden, Peter L.
Mathematics Teacher, v94 n2 p138-44 Feb 2001
Describes computation of a continued radical to approximate the golden ratio and presents two well-known geometric interpretations of it. Uses guided-discovery to investigate different repeated radicals to see what values they approximate, the golden-rectangle interpretation of these continued radicals, and the golden-section interpretation. (KHR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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