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On the growth rate of generalized Fibonacci numbers

Advances in Difference Equations20042004:876467

Received: 1 May 2004

Published: 14 December 2004


Let α(t) be the limiting ratio of the generalized Fibonacci numbers produced by summing along lines of slope t through the natural arrayal of Pascal's triangle. We prove that is an even function.

Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, UK


© Fishkind 2004