# phi RSS

## The Golden Ratio - 1.618

The Golden Ratio is a number which can be used to create harmonious layouts and naturally pleasing designs. The ratio itself is called Phi or 1.618. It is derived when two quantities are divided in a way wherein the ratio produced is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger one of the two quantities. Excerpt from Wikipedia Two quantities a and b are said to be in the golden ratio φ if One method for finding the value of φ is to start with the left fraction. Through simplifying the fraction and substituting in b/a = 1/φ, Therefore, Multiplying by φ gives which can be rearranged to Using...