# 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.