Enter any value into the calculator to determine the second value needed to equal the golden ratio. The golden ratio is equal to 1.61803398875.

## Golden Ratio Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the golden ratio.

G = (A+B)/A = A/B
• Where G is the golden ratio = 1.61803398875
• A is the larger of two values in a ratio
• B is the smaller of two value in a ratio

## Golden Ratio Definition

The golden ratio is a ratio that is equal to 1.61803398875. “In other words, the ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two quantities.” So A/B = (A+B)/A

## Golden Ratio Example

How to calculate golden ratio?

1. First, determine the missing variable.

Determine whether you are solving for A or B in the equation above.

2. Next, determine the known variable.

Determine the value of the known variable.

3. Finally, calculate the missing variable.

Using the golden ratio, calculate the missing variable.

## FAQ

What is a golden ratio?

A golden ratio is a ratio between two numbers where that ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two numbers.