21Nov

# Two consecutive integers have a sum of 185 . Find the integers.

Makenna1
Mathematics
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Two consecutive integers have a sum of 185 . Find the integers.

21Nov

Makenna1
Mathematics
1 2

Two consecutive integers have a sum of 185 . Find the integers.

a+a+1+a+2+a+3+a+4=195, 5a+10=195, 5a=185,a=37,they are; 37,38,39,40,41 --------------------- 2k+1 + 2k+3 + 2k+5=105 , 6k+9=105,k=(105-9)/6=16 they are ; 33,35,37