102.32 Panning for gold in the streams of a regular pentagon

Tony Foster
  • The Mathematical Gazette, June 2018, Cambridge University Press
  • DOI: 10.1017/mag.2018.74

Panning for Gold in the Streams of a Regular Pentagon

What is it about?

This is a geometry article on how to use a regular pentagon to create a Kepler triangle.

Why is it important?

The article covers the importance of the golden ratio, the pentagon, and geometry.

Perspectives

Tony Foster (Author)

This provides a fascinating snapshot of how the golden ratio and the pentagon intersect.

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