Wednesday

November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014

Posted by **Amanda** on Sunday, April 22, 2007 at 6:25pm.

5x=3(x+2)=12

5x=3x+2+12

5x=3x+14

2x=14

2x/2x=14/2

x=7

Let n be first integer, so n+2 is the second odd integer.

5n -12= 3(n+2)

5n= 3n+6 + 12

compare this to your work tofind the error.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

algebra - Find the two consecutive odd integers such that 5 times the first ...

Pre-Algebra - Find two consecutive odd integers such that 5 times the first ...

algebra - I have been working this one for awhile and have become more confused...

math - Determine whether there are 2 consecutive odd integers such that 5 times ...

math - Find two consecutive integers such that the sum of 3 times the first ...

Algebra II - Find 4 consecutive odd integers such that 5 times the sum of the ...

maths - 1. If the first and third of three consecutive odd integers are added, ...

algebra1 - two consecutive integers such that the sum of 3 times the frist ...

math - A. Four times one odd integer is 14 less than three times the next even ...

Algebra - The sum of two consecutive odd integers is 56. A. Define a variable ...