# Eponym of a number series that begins 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, …

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**Eponym of a number series that begins 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, … : **

**FIBONACCI**

Leonardo of Pisa was a famous and respected Italian mathematician, also known as simply “Fibonacci”. He is remembered for writing about a number sequence (although he didn’t “discover” it) that later was given the name “Fibonacci sequence”. He wrote about the series of numbers in his book called “Liber Abaci”, a celebrated work that introduced Arabic numerals (i.e. 0-9) to the Western world.

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