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Chandman
 4 years ago
The sum of three consecutive integers is no less than 42. Find the integers.
Chandman
 4 years ago
The sum of three consecutive integers is no less than 42. Find the integers.

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dibauman
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Couldn't it be any three integers that add up to more than 42? Is there any other information in the problem?

william.briand
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x + x+1 + x+2 >= 42 3x + 3 >= 42 3x >= 45 x >= 15 Every integer sequence from 15 is correct.

krish
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if it will be equal to 42 then its 13, 14, 15

radar
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Thats only part of it krish, the problem states no less not just equal to, the solution has to satisfy the complete conditions, william.briand also has a solution, but it too is not complete. Primarily because of an error on the third step which should read: 3x>=39 this of course solves to x=>13 this then would include both of your answers.

william.briand
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Dammit, a sign mistake ;)
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