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  • one year ago

What is the sum of three consecutive intergers is 120

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  1. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    do you mean "the sum of 3 consecutive integers is 120 what are the numbers?"

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yes!

  3. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    consecutive means in order right next to the other

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So would this be addition, numbers that add up to 120?

  5. triciaal
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    yes but not just any numbers

  6. anonymous
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    Okay I'm not quite sure what numbers to use .

  7. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    example 7, 8 9 are consecutive example x-1, x , x + 1

  8. anonymous
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    So I would plug in numbers to the x?

  9. triciaal
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    |dw:1440968727622:dw|

  10. triciaal
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    |dw:1440968788917:dw|

  11. anonymous
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    I'm sorry I'm still not understanding

  12. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    3 times a number is 120 what is the number?

  13. anonymous
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    40

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yes 40

  15. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    so find the 3 consecutive numbers now |dw:1440969285672:dw|

  16. anonymous
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    39,40,41 I figured it out, thank you

  17. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    you are welcome

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