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aly12

  • 2 years ago

Goodmorning. Find two consecutive odd integers such that their sum is 32 and their product is 255.

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  1. Bladerunner1122
    • 2 years ago
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    I basically just did trial and error. There has got to be a better way of getting the answer. I tried 16x16=256 then I tried 17x15 = 255. In this situation there are only a limited amount of things to try, but a larger question would be troublesome.

  2. aly12
    • 2 years ago
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    15 && 17?

  3. jishan
    • 2 years ago
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    |dw:1354899736229:dw|

  4. jishan
    • 2 years ago
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    thanks sis

  5. Bladerunner1122
    • 2 years ago
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    Ahuh, that's pretty much it. I forgot it said "odd" consecutive. :P

  6. aly12
    • 2 years ago
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    Thank u @jishan && @Bladerunner1122 :))

  7. jishan
    • 2 years ago
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    welcome sister.

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