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The sum of 4 consecutive integers is 186. What is the SMALLEST of the integers?

I need help formulating the equation for this problem
 

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The sum of 4 consecutive integers is 186. What is the SMALLEST of the integers?

I need help formulating the equation for this problem
Let \(\displaystyle n\) be the smallest integer. Thus \(\displaystyle n+(n+1)+(n+2)+(n+3) = 4n+6 = 186\)

Solve for \(\displaystyle n\)
 
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