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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
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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jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if a = 5 and a +b = 8 then a+b = 8 5+b = 8 b = 85 b = 3

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so that's how they got a/b = 5/3 = 1.6

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Rectangle 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).

Directrix
 one year ago
Best 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.

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Fill in the chart and post the results. From that, we will figure out the equation.
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