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What three consecutive numbers added together equal 120?

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Jennifer Patterson on February 22, 2018

The consecutive integers are 39, 40 and 41. To solve this algebraically, note that consecutive numbers can be indicated by the variables x, x+1 and x+2. For the sum x + (x+1) + (x+2) = 120, 3x +3 = 120 3x= 117 x= 39, followed by 40 and 41 39+40+41 = 120


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