Collapse: A Fibonacci and sturmian game

Dennis D A Epple, Jason Siefken

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We explore the properties of Collapse, a number game closely related to Fibonacci words. In doing so, we fully classify the set of periods (minimal or not) of finite Fibonacci words via careful examination of the Exceptional (sometimes called singular) finite Fibonacci words.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)515-527
Number of pages13
JournalAmerican Mathematical Monthly
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1 2015

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  • Mathematics(all)


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