kenialove
  • kenialove
The product of three consecutive whole numbers is 990. What is the sum of the three whole numbers ? A. 30 B. 33 C. 63 D. 96
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  • schrodinger
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misty1212
  • misty1212
HI!!
misty1212
  • misty1212
do you know what "consecutive" means in this question ?
misty1212
  • misty1212
maybe?

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kenialove
  • kenialove
No not really @misty1212
misty1212
  • misty1212
one after another like say \(10,11,12\) are consecutive so lets find the three numbers ok?
kenialove
  • kenialove
Okay
kenialove
  • kenialove
How doe ?
misty1212
  • misty1212
pick three numbers and multiply them together, see if you get 990
misty1212
  • misty1212
since it ends in a zero, one of them is probably 10
kenialove
  • kenialove
Any numbers ?
misty1212
  • misty1212
so we can try \[10\times 11\times 12\] and see if it works no, not any numbers, CONSECUTIVE numbers
kenialove
  • kenialove
Yea that's wat I mean any pair of consecutive numbers
misty1212
  • misty1212
\[10\times 11\times 12=1230\] too but, not right have to go smaller
misty1212
  • misty1212
it is 3 numbers, not a pair
kenialove
  • kenialove
U know wat I mean
kenialove
  • kenialove
9 x 10 x 11 = 990
misty1212
  • misty1212
ok got it on the second try good now add them up!
misty1212
  • misty1212
\[9+10+11=?\]]
kenialove
  • kenialove
30
kenialove
  • kenialove
Oohhh I get it thanks so much @misty1212
misty1212
  • misty1212
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