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This Decimal Of This Fraction Contains Fibonacci Numbers

Take a look at this fraction: 1/999,999,999,999,999,999,999,998,999,999,999,999,999,999,999,999. The decimal of this fraction is clearly going to be a very tiny number, but there's something else special about that decimal: it generates Fibonacci numbers in order. Get more details in the video below.

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