Mathematics
wdupre
2015-11-19 06:11:27
You can represent an odd integer with the expression 2n+1, where n is any integer. Write and solve an equation to find three consecutive odd integers that have a sum of 63
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Jamia1234
2015-11-19 12:52:01

[latex](2n+1)+((2n+1)+2)+((2n+1)+4)=63[/latex] [latex]6n+9=63[/latex] [latex]6n=54[/latex] [latex]n=9[/latex] The numbers are: [latex]2n+1=2(9)+1=19[/latex] [latex]2n+3=21[/latex] and [latex]2n+5=23[/latex] To check 19+21+23=63 63=63-->Check TRUE

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