Golden Ratio Project

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Golden Ratio Project 2/4/08 Math in Action Mrs. Pietro 5 Examples: 1. Credit Card a. Since a credit card is 86mm x 54mm, when you divide the length by the width you get 1.59…which is close to the golden ratio. i. Source: http://goldennumber.net/creditcard.htm 2. Face a. Divide the length of the face by the width of the face. When divided, the answer should be close to the golden ratio. i. Source: http://www.islamonline.net/servlet/Satellite? c=Article_C&cid=1157365879066&pagename=Zone-English- HealthScience%2FHSELayout 3. Face a. Divide the length of the mouth by the width of the nose. I actually tested this one out with a ruler I have and I got 1.59, which is close to the golden ratio. i. Source: http://www.islamonline.net/servlet/Satellite?
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Unformatted text preview: c=Article_C&cid=1157365879066&pagename=Zone-English-HealthScience%2FHSELayout 4. Arm a. Measure the distance between the fingertips and the elbow and divide that number by the distance between the wrist and the elbow. The answer should be close to the golden ratio. i. Source: http://www.islamonline.net/servlet/Satellite? c=Article_C&cid=1157365879066&pagename=Zone-English-HealthScience%2FHSELayout 5. Body a. Measure the distance between the shoulder line and the head and divide that by the length of the head. The answer should be close to the golden ratio. i. Source: http://www.islamonline.net/servlet/Satellite? c=Article_C&cid=1157365879066&pagename=Zone-English-HealthScience%2FHSELayout...
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course MATH 110 taught by Professor Pietro during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Fredonia.

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