Consecutive integers are whole numbers that follow one another. For example, 11, 12, and 13 are consecutive integers. If the sum of three consecutive integers is 54, what are the integers? (Hint= x is the first integer)

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- Oct 7th 2008, 04:52 PMgedprepPlease help
Consecutive integers are whole numbers that follow one another. For example, 11, 12, and 13 are consecutive integers. If the sum of three consecutive integers is 54, what are the integers? (Hint= x is the first integer)

- Oct 7th 2008, 05:27 PMskeeter
x + (x+1) + (x+2) = 54

- Oct 11th 2008, 01:49 PMDangerousPihello
3x + 3 = 54

3x = 51

x = 51/3 - Oct 11th 2008, 06:04 PMfranckherve1If the sum of three consecutive integers is 54, what are the integers? (Hint= x is th
x+(x+1)+(x+2)=54

3x+3=54

3x=51

x=17

x+1=18

x+2=19

the numbers are 17,18,19