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  • Fibonacci Numbers 1
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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 signific...
  • Leonardos Book Liber Abbaci
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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 me...
  • Fibonacci's First Book Liber Aback
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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...
  • Fibonacci Numbers 1
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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 the ...
  • Leonardos Contributions To Mathematics
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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. Leona...
  • Fibonacci Numbers And The 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...
  • Secretary Of The Republic Of Pisa
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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 m...
  • Male Female Rabbit Pairs
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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...
  • Known As Leonardo Fibonacci
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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-...

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