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anonymous
 5 years ago
The sum of two consecutive even integers is 226. What is the larger integer?
anonymous
 5 years ago
The sum of two consecutive even integers is 226. What is the larger integer?

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Hero
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When summing two even consecutive integers, you will have the general form x + (x+2) = n where n = the given integer.

Hero
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x + 2 will be the larger integer

Hero
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In this case, we have: x + (x+ 2) = 226 2x + 2 = 226 2x = 224 x = 224/2 x = 112 (the value of the smaller integer) x + 2 = 114 (the value of the larger integer)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks BUNCHES i never knew how to find that.
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