A Brief Whig History1 of Proof in Mathematics
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Question: how has the concept and position of proof in mathematics evolved?
Part I (Mondays lecture): how proof has been used in mat
Math-1002 Maths for Liberal Arts
Lecturer: Peter LeFanu Lumsdaine
Dalhousie University
Notes on Binets formula
Sat 12 Feb 2011
Binets mysterious formula
The connections between the Fibonacci numbers a
Math-1002 Maths for Liberal Arts
Lecturer: Peter LeFanu Lumsdaine
Dalhousie University
Practice problems
Fibonacci patterns
1. Investigate at the numbers (Fn )2 Fn1 Fn+1 . Can you nd a general pattern
Math-1002 Maths for Liberal Arts
Lecturer: Peter LeFanu Lumsdaine
Dalhousie University
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