Posts Tagged ‘Fibonacci sequence’

Problem 691

 

The Fibonacci sequence was first discovered during a study of rabbits. If newborn rabbits become adults in one month, each pair of adult rabbits produces one pair each month, and no rabbits die, then how many pairs of rabbits would be produced after fourteen months?

 

Solution:-

 

The next term in the Fibonacci sequence is found by adding the two numbers before it. Find the 15th term in the sequence.

610 pairs.

 

Problem 684

 

Which of the following represents an example of the Fibonacci sequence in nature?

 

Solution:-

 

Examples of the Fibonacci sequence in nature tend to have a spiral pattern.

pine cone

Problem 683

 

The Fibonacci sequence in nature is best represented by which of the following?

 

Solution:-

 

Examples of the Fibonacci sequence in nature tend to have a spiral pattern.

Asparagus

 

Problem 596

Find the sum of the sequence you created in problem.Divide the sum by 11. What do you notice?

2, 3 ,5 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144

 

Solution

 

The sum of the Fibonacci sequence in problem  = 374
Divide by 11 the sum = 374/11 = 34
We are notice the middle term of the number is remove.