Enter either the length or width of a golden rectangle into the calculator to determine the missing side length.
Golden Rectangle Ratio Formula
The following formula is used to calculate a golden rectangle ratio.
(a+b)/a = a/b = 1.6180339..
- Where a is the length
- b is the width
- and 1.6180399 is the golden ratio
Golden Rectangle Ratio Definition
A golden rectangle is defined as a rectangle whose length to width ratio is equal to the golden ratio which is approximately 1.6180399.
Golden Rectangle Ratio Example
How to calculate a golden rectangle ratio?
- First, determine the length or width.
Determine or calculate the length or width of the rectangle.
- Next, determine the missing value.
Calculate the missing length or width using the golden ratio and equation above.
A golden rectangle is a rectangle whos ratio of length to width is equal to the golden ratio of 1.6180399.