Year of Award
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
College of Arts & Sciences
Math and Computer Science
Mary Teresine Lewis
mean ratio, proportion, value, irrational, sequence, algebra
The golden section is one of many mathematical discoveries which originated simply as the solution to a practical problem and then, through the ages, was developed and extended to many branches of mathematics. The purpose of this paper is to trace this development of the golden section from the time of its first appearance until the present.
Sertl, Shirley J., "The Golden Section and Fibonacci Numbers" (1967). Theses, Dissertations, and Capstone Projects. 70.
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