Pi Mu Epsilon Journal 10.1, pp. 5-6.

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**Abstract:** This note aims to establish a property of the Fibonacci and Lucas numbers that seems to have passed unnoticed in spite of its simplicity: F_{n} and L_{n} cannot have the same initial digit for n≥2.

**Bibtex:**

```
@article{,
ISSN = {0031952X},
URL = {http://www.jstor.org/stable/24339985},
author = {Piero Filipponi},
journal = {Pi Mu Epsilon Journal},
number = {1},
pages = {5--6},
title = {F
<sub>n</sub>
and L
<sub>n</sub>
Cannot Have the Same Initial Digit},
volume = {10},
year = {1994}
}
```

**Reference Type:** Journal Article

**Subject Area(s):** Number Theory