"From this equation, it is easy to see why the Fibonacci numbers grow at a rate of roughly $latex \left(\frac{1 + \sqrt{5}}{2}\right)^{t}$." Wait, what? I squinted at the textbook again. You can find a growth rate for the fibonacci sequence? Ever since elementary school, all fibonacci numbers had ever meant to me was $latex F(t) … Continue reading Fibonacci growth rates