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Rectangle dimensions (inches)
Side a: side a +b : a/b: (a+b)/a: golden ratio?
5 8 5/3= 1.6 8/5=1.6 yes
3 4
6 10
14 22
12 16
15 24
What is the equation? And the answers? Please help
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 one year ago
Rectangle dimensions (inches) Side a: side a +b : a/b: (a+b)/a: golden ratio? 5 8 5/3= 1.6 8/5=1.6 yes 3 4 6 10 14 22 12 16 15 24 What is the equation? And the answers? Please help
 one year ago
 one year ago

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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
if a = 5 and a +b = 8 then a+b = 8 5+b = 8 b = 85 b = 3
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so that's how they got a/b = 5/3 = 1.6
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Rectangle dimensions (inches) Side a: side a +b : b a/b: (a+b)/a: golden ratio? 5 8 3 5/3= 1.6 8/5=1.6 yes 3 4 1 6 10 4 14 22 8 12 16 4 15 24 9 Because you have to get the ratio of a/b, I added a b column to the chart. The b values I entered come from subtracting the given a value from (a + b).
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ Your task is to fill in the a/b and (a + b)/a columns. So do that now and post the results.
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Fill in the chart and post the results. From that, we will figure out the equation.
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