find the sum of 3 consecutive even integers if the greatest odd integer is 2x
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find the sum of 3 consecutive even integers if the greatest odd integer is 2x
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1. User Answers DeanR
Let's assume you mean the greatest even integer is 2x.
That means the other two are 2(x1) and 2(x2) so the sum is
S = 2x + 2(x1) + 2(x2) = 2x + 2x  2 + 2x  4 = 6x  6
Answer: 6x6