• Fibonacci Numbers Sequence Petals Italy
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    Fibonacci Numbers The Fibonacci numbers were first discovered by a man named Leonardo Pisano. He was known by his nickname, Fibonacci. The Fibonacci sequence is a sequence in which each term is the sum of the 2 numbers preceding it. The first 10 Fibonacci numbers are: (1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89). These numbers are obviously recursive. Fibonacci was born around 1170 in Italy, and he died around 1240 in Italy. He played an important role in reviving ancient mathematics and made signifi...
  • Art And Architecture Of 12th Century Italy
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    The Art and architecture of the Middle Ages was one of diversity and yet it focused around one aspect of life. Whether it was the creation of Romanesque buildings, or the carved statues decorating them there was one simple theme, religion. Two main styles of art and architecture reigned supreme during this time. Gothic and Romanesque techniques came from the same family of Roman design. Of this period the most important art that arose was architecture because if founded a completely new type of ...
  • The Golden Ratio Fibonacci Numbers Sequence
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    The Golden Ratio and Our World Leonardo of Pisa, better known as Fibonacci, was born in Pisa, Italy, about 1175 AD. He was known as the greatest mathematician of the middle ages. Completed in 1202, Fibonacci wrote a book titled Liber a baci on how to do arithmetic in the decimal system. Although it was Fibonacci himself that discovered the sequence of numbers, it was French mathematician, Edouard Lucas who gave the actual name of "Fibonacci numbers" to the series of numbers that was first mentio...
  • Mathematics Roman Numeral
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    Fibonacci born in 1175 AD, one of the greatest European mathematicians was born. His birth name was Leonardo Pisano. Pisano is Italian for the city of Pisa, which is where Leonardo was born. Leonardo wanted to carry his family name so he called himself Fibonacci, which is pronounced fib-on-arch-ee. Guglielmo Bonnacio was Leonardo's father. Fibonacci is a nickname, which comes from filius Bonacci, meaning son of Bonacci. However, occasionally Leonardo would us Bigollo as his last name. Bigollo m...
  • Early Beginnings Of Science
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    the early beginnings of science goes all the way back to Fibonacci. Fibonacci was a great mathematician. He was one of the first mathematicians known to the american history. However Fibonacci was from a foreign country. There are rumors that speak of his sexuality, some say he was a gay mathematician who was devoted to his math skills to encourage his followers that no matter what your sexuality you can succeed. Fibonacci was a success, i think he would be very proud of the future we call our p...
  • Fibonacci Numbering System
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    Leonardo Pisano I researched a scientist or rather a mathematician that made contributions to his discipline such that they have affected a majority of the people that have lived on this earth since his time. His name is Leonardo Pisano. It is hypothesized that Leonardo was born in the town of Pisa which is in modern day Italy circa 1170. Leonardo moved at a young age with his father to a town in northern Algeria. Leonardo's father held a diplomatic post where his job was to represent the mercha...
  • Discovery Of The Fibonacci Sequence
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    The Discovery of the Fibonacci Sequence man named Leonardo Pisano, who was known by his nickname, "Fibonacci", and named the series after himself, first discovered the Fibonacci sequence around 1200 A. D. The Fibonacci sequence is a sequence in which each term is the sum of the 2 numbers preceding it. The first 10 Fibonacci numbers are: (1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89). These numbers are obviously recursive. Fibonacci was born around 1170 in Italy, and he died around 1240 in Italy, but th...
  • Leonardo Fibonacci Problems Number Father
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    Leonardo Fibonacci was born in Pisa, Italy around 1175 to Guglielmo Bon acci. Leonardos father was the secretary of the Republic of Pisa and directed the Pisan trading colony. His father intended on Leonardo becoming a merchant. His father enlisted him in the Pisan Republic, sending him to various countries. As Leonardo continued to travel with his father, he acquired mathematical skills while in Bug ia. Fibonacci continued to study throughout his travels, which ended around the year 1200. Leon...
  • Fibonacci Golden Ratio
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    Fibonacci (a) Introduction (1) About Fibonacci (1) Time period (Hog 1) (2) Fibonacci s Life (Hog 1), (Vaj 9) (3) The Liber Abaci. (2) The Fibonacci Sequence (1) When discovered (Vaj 7) (2) Where it appears (Vaj 9) (3) The Golden Ratio (1) When discovered (2) Where it appears (4) Thesis: The Fibonacci Sequence and The Golden Ratio are very much a part of one another, and these two phenomena have many applications in math and nature. (b) The Simple explanations (1) How we arrive at the Fibonacci S...
  • Fibonacci Pisan Trading
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    Leonardo da Pisa, or more commonly known as Fibonacci, was born in Pisa, Italy in 1175. He was the son of Guglielmo Bonacci, a secretary of the Republic of Pisa. His father was only a secretary, so he was often sent to do work in Pisan trading colonies. He did this for many years until 1192. In 1192, Bonacci got a permanent job as the director of the Pisan trading colony in Bugia, Algeria. Sometime after 1192, Bonacci brought Fibonacci with him to Bugia. Bonn aci expected Fibonacci to become a ...
  • Fibonacci And Nature Give Birth
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    The math project topic Eddy and I have chosen is the Fibonacci Sequence and it's relation to nature. The Sequence is very popular and involves many aspects of life including animals, plants and other educational purposes. The topic is extremely interesting and will change the way students look at everyday things by considering Fibonacci and his famous numbering system. The Fibonacci Sequence is a series of numbers first created in 1202 by Leonardo Fibonacci. It is a relatively simple series, but...
  • The Golden Rectangle Fibonacci Numbers Ratio
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    Leonardo Pisano was the first great mathematician of medieval Christian Europe. He played an important role in reviving ancient mathematics and made great contributions of his own. After his death in 1240, Leonardo Pisano became known as Leonardo Fibonacci. Leonardo Fibonacci was born in Pisa in about 1180, the son of a member of the government of the Republic of Pisa. When he was 12 years old, his father was made administer of Pisa's trading colony in Algeria. It was in Algeria that he was tau...
  • Leonardo Fibonacci Liber Abbaci
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    Leonardo Pisano, or better known as Leonardo Fibonacci, was born in Pisa, Italy around 1170. His father was Guglielmo Bon acci, a secretary of the Republic of Pisa and responsible for directing the trading colony in Bugia, Algeria. It was here that Fibonacci received most of his education. Some time after 1192, Fibonacci moved to Bugia with his father. His father wanted Leonardo to become a merchant there and arranged for his instruction in calculation techniques, especially involving the Hindu-...