Fibonacci Numbers

Fibonacci numbers are a sequence of numbers where each successive number is the sum of the two previous numbers.  e.g. 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144, etc.

Fibonacci numbers

Leonardo Fibonacci was an Italian mathematician born in the 12th century. He is known to have discovered the Fibonacci numbers, which are a sequence of numbers where each successive number is the sum of the two previous numbers.  e.g. 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144, etc.

 


Fibonacci Numbers Application

The Fibonacci numbers possess a number of interrelationships, such as the fact that any given number is approximately 1.618 times the preceding number.  There are a number of stock chart applications that incorporate Fibonacci numbers.

Fibonacci Time Zones is an application of Fibonacci numbers.

Fibonacci Time Zones is an application of Fibonacci numbers.


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