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The sum of two consecutive even integers is 226. What is the larger integer?
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x + x + 2 = 226
Or,
2x = 224
Now can you solve it for x

We can solve this with an equation.
We start by choosing a variable.
Let x be the smaller number.

The next larger even number is 2 larger than x, that makes the larger number x + 2.

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