The Glorious Golden Ratio by Alfred S. Posamentier,Ingmar Lehmann

By Alfred S. Posamentier,Ingmar Lehmann

What precisely is the Golden Ratio? How used to be it stumbled on? the place is it came across? those questions and extra are completely defined during this enticing travel of 1 of arithmetic' best phenomena. The authors  trace the looks of the Golden Ratio all through historical past, display a number of creative suggestions used to build it, and illustrate the numerous wonderful geometric figures during which the Golden Ratio is embedded.

Requiring not more than an basic wisdom of geometry and algebra, the authors provide readers a brand new appreciation of the fundamental characteristics and inherent fantastic thing about mathematics.

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