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Math in Nature Part 3: Fibonacci Numbers in Nature

Middle - Secondary

Sophie Penner

Sophie Penner

About the author

Sophie creates educational videos at Pinnguaq and is interested in math, English, and history. She enjoys creating videos, writing, and spending time in nature. Currently, she is in 12th grade at the Virtual Learning Centre.

Part 3 delves into Fibonacci numbers and where they appear in nature. Students can count the spirals or petals on different plants and see whether or not they find a Fibonacci number.

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