Binet's Formula
A special case of the
Binet Form
with
, corresponding to the
th
Fibonacci Number
,
It was derived by Binet in 1843, although the result was known to
Euler
and to
Daniel Bernoulli
more than a century earlier.
See also
Binet Forms
,
Fibonacci Number
© 1996-9
Eric W. Weisstein
1999-05-26