Flower and Seed Spirals

Many interesting spirals can be drawn by constructing a sequence of points in polar coordinates of the form and joining them.


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This Demonstration is based on:
M. Naylor, "Golden, , and Flowers: A Spiral Story," Mathematics Magazine, 75(3), June 2002 pp. 163-172.
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US Common Core State Standards, Mathematics