calculusxy
  • calculusxy
If the average of four consecutive odd numbers is 24, what is the largest number? (A) 23 (B) 25 (C) 27 (D) 29 (E) 96
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calculusxy
  • calculusxy
@jim_thompson5910
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
do you have the equation for this? or are you stuck on that part?
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
\[\frac{ x + (x+2) + (x+4) + (x+6) }{ 4 } = 96\]

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calculusxy
  • calculusxy
sorry 24
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
very good
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
oh right, yes, the right side is 24
SolomonZelman
  • SolomonZelman
well 96 is after you ×4 on both sides;)
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
i mean i multiple 4 times 24, which equals 96
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
@SolomonZelman yes exactly
SolomonZelman
  • SolomonZelman
then this should not be a prob for you. good luck:)
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
\[4x + 12 = 96 => 4x =84 => x = 21\]
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
and then 21 + 6 = 27
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
x = 21 is correct and yes, the largest number is 27
calculusxy
  • calculusxy
thank you again!
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
sure thing

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