Definition: If is an irrational number in , then the equation is called the defining equation for if satisfies the equation and a, b, and c are integers, , and .
Find a defining equation for the golden ratio .
How do you approach this problem?
Definition: If is an irrational number in , then the equation is called the defining equation for if satisfies the equation and a, b, and c are integers, , and .
Find a defining equation for the golden ratio .
How do you approach this problem?