The sum of 3 consecutive odd numbers is 51. What is the value of the largest number?​

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The sum of 3 consecutive odd numbers is 51. What is the value of the largest number?​

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Diễm Thu 3 months 2021-07-24T14:09:02+00:00 1 Answers 2 views 0

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    2021-07-24T14:10:55+00:00

    x, x+2, and x+4 are the numbers where x=odd integer
    x+(x+2)+(x+4)=51
    3x+6=51
    3x=51-6
    3x=45
    x=45/3
    x=15, x+2=17, x+4=19
    also you can do the following…
    51/3=17
    17-2=15
    and 17+2=19

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