Golden Ratio

In mathematics, two quantities are in the golden ratio if their ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two quantities. The figure on the right illustrates the geometric relationship. Expressed algebraically, for quantities a and b with a > b,where the Greek letter phi represents the golden ratio. Its value is:The golden ratio is also called the golden section (Latin: sectio aurea) or golden mean. Other names include extreme and mean ratio, medial section, divine proportion, divine section (Latin: sectio divina), golden proportion, golden cut, and golden number.
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    … the 3.67:1 ratio – what Vincent calls the “Golden Ratio” – you’ll be safe on all devices. Bigger text A smaller screen means a smaller image, which means text on images will be smaller and harder to read. For example, check out how these two pins compare on my iPhone: The one the right stands out more, right? The only difference between the two…

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