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michelle

  • 5 years ago

If the sum of three consecutive integers is 57, what are the integers?

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  1. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    yay!! one I can solve :)

  2. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    lets start by saying the the first number in our little play is an "x" and we want to find out what its value is... the next 2 numbers from x are: x+1 and x+2 we know that (x) + (x+1) + (x+2) = 57 so lets solve it ;)

  3. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    3x+3 = 57 3x = 54 x = 54/3 x = 18 the sequence is: 18,19,20

  4. klayster
    • 5 years ago
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    thanks!

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