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 2 years ago
help please! (: The sum of three consecutive integers is 267. What is the largest integer? Numerical Answers Expected!
 2 years ago
help please! (: The sum of three consecutive integers is 267. What is the largest integer? Numerical Answers Expected!

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Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If x = 1st integer x + 1 = 2nd integer x + 2 = 3rd integer Then: x + (x + 1) + (x + 2) = 267 x + x + 1 + x + 2 = 267 x + x + x + 1 + 2 = 267 3x + 3 = 267 Solve for each integer.

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0According to Hero...but 90 'are' not 3 consecutive integers.

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@sylinan, why don't you show your steps for how you got 90

sylinan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0X+X1+X2 =267 3X 3 = 267 3X = 270 X = 270/3 X = 90

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But, you should do it the way I have shown next time.

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So what are the other two integers?

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Tommy, you're way off bro.

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05*6*7=210 6*7*8=336 QED no integers solve this question.

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@sylinan, what are the other two integers?

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Tommy, those are not the integers

sylinan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im not sure how to solve it

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@sylinan, you already found x = 90

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh dear I'm getting confused with the sum & the product.... sorry guys.

sylinan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but i thought it was wrong

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I just said you did it differently @sylinan. Afterwards, I asked you to continue finding the other two integers.

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm wrong.. you know 'x' now find the other 2 integers the other two 'x's.

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nobody is going to give you the answer. Especially not @T0mmy

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now even I know the answer Hero... merely a xmas mistake...cheers. ;D

sylinan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha i know okay x + x + 1 + x +2 = 267 3x + 3 = 267 3x = 267  3 3x = 264 ?

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can do it either way @sylinan

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Both formulas work. All you need to do is figure out all three integers.

Hero
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You found out that 90 is one of them. What are the other two?

T0mmy
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I did lots og Guinness theen 7s angd got to the answert
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