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Consecutive Integer Word Problems

Math 0097  Consecutive Integer Word Problems


 

1.Two consecutive integers have a sum of 93. What are the two integers?

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2. The sum of two consecutive integers is 29. What are the two integers?

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3. What two consecutive integers have a sum of 41?

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4. Two consecutive even integers have a sum of 26. What are the two integers?

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Note:

If we need to find three numbers:

  • for the  3 consecutive integers,  X, X+1, X+2 will represent the 3 numbers
  • for the 3 consecutive odd integers, X, X+2, X+4will represent the 3 numbers
  • for the 3 consecutive even integers, X, X+2, X+4will represent the 3 numbers

If we need to find two numbers:

  • for the  2 consecutive integers,  X, X+1will represent the 2 numbers
  • for the 2 consecutive odd integers, X, X+2 will represent the 2 numbers
  • for the 2 consecutive even integers, X, X+2 will represent the 2 numbers