Asked by Destiny Taylor on Mar 10, 2024

Verified

1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, ...What is the tenth Fibonacci number in the sequence above?

A) 21

B) 34

C) 55

D) 89

A) 21

B) 34

C) 55

D) 89

Fibonacci Number

A number in the sequence where each number is the sum of the two preceding ones, starting from 0 and 1.

Sequence

An ordered list of elements where each element is identified by its position in the list.

- Perform basic arithmetic operations through loop iterations.

Verified Answer

CB

Claire Boothe

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :

C

Explanation :

The tenth Fibonacci number is found by adding the 9th and 8th Fibonacci numbers together (since the sequence starts with 1 and 1). The 9th Fibonacci number is 34 and the 8th Fibonacci number is 21, so 34 + 21 = 55. Therefore, the answer is C.

## Learning Objectives

- Perform basic arithmetic operations through loop iterations.