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Three consecutive natural numbers 2017-06-11
From Anita:
Three consecutive natural numbers are such that the square of the middle number exceeds the difference of the square of the other two by 60. Find the numbers.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Three consecutive integers 2016-01-07
From ronn:
Three consecutive integers whose sum is 186
Answered by Penny Nom.
Four consecutive integers 2016-01-05
From sherica:
my teacher gave us an assignment and it says here that; THERE ARE FOUR CONSECUTIVE INTEGERS.IF THE SMALLEST ONE IS x ,FIND THE SUM OF THE FOUR INTEGERS. that is the question ...thanks hope that u can answer it
Answered by Penny Nom.
Three consecutive integers 2015-03-28
From Aleksey:
I need help how do I find the second of three consecutive integers if the sum of the first and third is 26?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Consecutive Numbers Question 2013-08-11
From Lucy:
Hello,
I have a question about consecutive numbers. So lets say a question tells you to find what three consecutive numbers are that add up to a certain number. To calculate this, would you use 2x+1, 2x+3, 2x+5 or just x, x+2, x+4.
Also, the same question for even numbers. Would you use:
2x, 2x+2, 2x+4 or just x, x+2, x+4.
My math book is confusing because it uses the first strategy(the 2x+) in some situations and the second strategy(x+) in other situations. Thus, can you provide me an explanation of why you would use the strategy that is correct?
Specifically, my book answered this question: If n is the first of five consecutive odd numbers, what is their average, using n,n+2.=5n+20 and average is n+4(this is the answer),.
For the question: the sum of 4 consecutive odd integers must be:
Divisible by 8 but not necessarily 16(this is the answer), it used the strategy 2k+1, 2k+3=8k+16.

Thank you so much for taking the time to answer my question.

Answered by Harley Weston.
Four consecutive integers 2010-10-21
From Mickey:
Find four consecutive integers such that the sum of the first three integers is 20 more then the fourth integer. I know that for consecutive integers the algebraic expression is x+x+1+x+2+x+3
Answered by Penny Nom.
The product of 2 consecutive integers 2010-06-28
From Sharon:
the product of 2 consecutive integers is -6 less than the square of the larger number. find the smaller number
Answered by Penny Nom.
Three consecutive integers 2008-10-07
From pam:
Find three consecutive integers such that the greatest increased by twice the least is 293.
Answered by Penny Nom & Chris Fisher.
Two consecutive negative even numbers 2008-06-03
From Chelsea:
The sum of the squares of two consecutive negative even numbers is 100. Find the integers,
Answered by Penny Nom.
Two consecutive odd positive integers 2008-03-12
From Sarah:
The sum of the squares of two consecutive odd positive integers is 74. What are th integers?
Answered by Penny Nom.
the sum of two consecutive integers is 51 2007-10-17
From Keira:
the sum of two consecutive integers is 51
Answered by Penny Nom.
Four consecutive integers 2007-09-28
From Joshua:
We were given a question that involved consecutive integers. I can not seem to solve this question and I am the top student in my class.The question states: Find four consecutive integers such that twice the sum of the two greater integers exceeds three times the first by 91. How do you solve this question? Thank you very much for your support.
Answered by Penny Nom, Stephen la Rocque and Claude Tardif.
The sum of two or more consecutive integers 2007-04-26
From nana:
some numbers can be written as the sum of two or more consecutive integers(we consider positive integers only) other number (eg. 4) cannot be express in this way.
let us call a number which can be expressed in this way a SOALTCI( sum of at least two consecutive integers)
a). list the first few SOALTCI and conjecture the general formula.
b). Prove that any number of the given form(in your answer (a)) is a SOALTCI

Answered by Penny Nom.
Twice the smaller of two consecutive integers is the larger increased by 5. 2007-01-08
From Evan:
Twice the smaller of two consecutive integers is the larger increased by 5. find the integers.
Answered by Stephen La Rocque and Penny Nom.
The sum of 2000 consecutive integers is 1000 2006-10-29
From Matias:
if the sum of 2000 consecutive integers is 1000, then the sum digits of the greatest of these 2000 integers is?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Three consecutive integers 2006-10-29
From Jimmy:
Basically i want to know how you prove that the product of any 3 consecutive integers is a multiple of 6
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Divide the product of three consecutive positive integers by their mean 2006-03-12
From Sandy:
When I divided the product of three consecutive positive integers by their mean, I got 99. What is the smallest of the three numbers?
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Two consecutive even integers 2006-03-11
From Cheryl:
Find two consecutive even integers that have a sum of 450
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Find two consecutive integers whose product is 182 2006-02-09
From Anthony:
Find two consecutive integers whose product is 182
Answered by Steve La Rocque.
The sum of n consecutive integers 2005-11-27
From Craig:

If 875 is expressed as the sum of n consecutive integers (n > 1), then the number
of possible values of n is?

Possible Answers:
A) 15
B) 8
C) 7
D) 16
E) 4


Answered by Penny Nom.
Adding consecutive integers 2005-05-13
From Yas:
i need some help with my work which is to investigating sums of consecutive numbers for example: 15= 4+5+6 and 15=1+2+3+4+5
Answered by Penny Nom.
The least integer of a set of consecutive integers 2005-04-19
From Lucia:
The least integer of a set of consecutive integers is -25. If the sum of these integers is 26, how many integers are in the set?
Answered by Penny Nom.
The product of any n consecutive integers 2004-01-18
From Fazia:
I have to prove that the product of any n consecutive integers is divisible by n!(eg:the product of five consecutive integers is divisible by 5!) It's easy enough to plug in numbers and prove it is true, but i'm finding it difficult to come up with a proper proof.
Answered by Claude Tardif.
Consecutive integers 2003-09-07
From Amy:
I was wondering if there was a proper way to write the solution to a problem requiring consecutive integers? Is it okay to write the solution as 5,4,3,2,1 or must it be written as 1,2,3,4,5?
Answered by Penny Nom.
positive multiples of 10 that are the sum of four consecutive integers 2003-05-01
From Taurus:
How many positive multiples of 10 that are less than 1000 are the sum of four consecutive integers?
Answered by Penny Nom.
The product of four consecutive integers is 3024. 2003-04-25
From pillar:
The product of four consecutive integers is 3024. What are those numbers.
Answered by Penny Nom.
 
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