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12. 1= ; 60 ı/ demonstrating 2 D C1 which is equivalent to the familiar equations 1D 1 C 1 2 or 2 D C 1: Not surprisingly, there is a connection between this golden tree with branching angle 60 ı and equilateral triangles. 13a displays the tree together with two copies of itself, one copy rotated 120 ı to the right around the origin and the other copy rotated 120 ı to the left around the origin. The trees contact each other at tip points but there are no branch crossings. 2 C /, where l is the length of the top of the tree.

The first is for the initial value x 0 D 0:123, the second for x0 D 0:124. possible: there are infinitely many orbits that cycle and infinitely many other orbits that do not. In the latter case, some of these orbits may fill up a certain interval (or intervals) densely. And, as in the case k D 4, nearby orbits have vastly different fates. 11. In this figure, the parameter is plotted on the horizontal axis (here k runs from 2 to 4). , the point where the derivative of the logistic function is zero).

12. This triangle is an isosceles triangle because the angles are 120ı; 30ı; 30ı. One side of the triangle has length l = 2 and the other side has length equal to l = 3 C l = 4 because it consists of the top of the level 3 subtree S LRR together with the top of the level 4 subtree S RLLL . Hence l 2 D l 3 C l 4 ; 42 Chapter 3. Excursions Through a Forest of Golden Fractal Trees by T. D. 12. 1= ; 60 ı/ demonstrating 2 D C1 which is equivalent to the familiar equations 1D 1 C 1 2 or 2 D C 1: Not surprisingly, there is a connection between this golden tree with branching angle 60 ı and equilateral triangles.

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