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anonymous
 3 years ago
when the smallest of 3 consecutive integers is subtracted from twice the largest, the result is 15. What is the middle number?
anonymous
 3 years ago
when the smallest of 3 consecutive integers is subtracted from twice the largest, the result is 15. What is the middle number?

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ajprincess
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Let the smallest number be n. then other numbers will be n+1, n+2. Here largest number is n+2. 2(n+2)n=15 2*n+2*2n=15 2n+4n=15 Find n. Then to find the middle number plug in the value of n in n+1.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i see so that's how you solve it :D mine was not so sure i just guessed afterall

ajprincess
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@JosellyJs did u find it?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so much, yes :)
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