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Using Fibonacci Numbers to Convert from Miles to Kilometers and Vice Versa - good coders code, great reuse -
"Take two consecutive Fibonacci numbers, for example 5 and 8. And you’re done converting. No kidding – there are 8 kilometers in 5 miles. To convert back just read the result from the other end - there are 5 miles in 8 km!" ‎· Alex Kapranoff
1.618~=1.609 ‎· nazer