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Posted by **Marysvoice** on Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:06pm.

I would need one odd number and one even. 819 and 820 are as close as I can come. What am I missing?

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**Damon**, Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:23pmI can not do this problem as stated. I do not know what we are missing.

call first number n

second is (n+1)

n + (n+1) = 1640

2 n + 1 = 1640

2 n = 1639

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**Marysvoice**, Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:34pmI am over tired. I need coffee. I was looking for the product. I must need pages 40 and 41 or 40x41=1640.

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**mak**, Saturday, June 21, 2008 at 3:34amang dali lang pala ng intigers

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**Reiny**, Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:32pmYou have good reason to be confused.

The information you give results in a contradiction as Damon showed algebraically.

"Consecutive" integers, pages are numbered in integers, have to be one even and one odd.

The sum of an even and an odd is always odd, so the question has a flaw in it.

Did you copy it correctly?

Unless this is some kind of weird trick question, such as since it is a math book its pages are numbered in decimals???- Math- consecutive intigers -
**Marysvoice**, Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:35pmI am over tired. I need coffee. I was looking for the product. I must need pages 40 and 41 or 40x41=1640.

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**Damon**, Monday, February 18, 2008 at 4:37pmWhew - good :)

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**angeliz**, Wednesday, June 11, 2008 at 6:17amn=819 1/2 and 820 1/2

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**audrey**, Thursday, November 27, 2008 at 2:43pmwhat is an intiger

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**allison geogre**, Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 3:41pmis this right?5.5.8.8.8= to 83.52's

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**allison geogre**, Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 3:42pmhi how are you doing fine what are consecutives?

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**bob**, Monday, January 19, 2009 at 9:42pm23.56643

i used a calculator :) - Math- consecutive intigers -
**mark**, Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 12:21am500000000 * 5555555=?

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**Sandy**, Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 4:53amWhat is-2x5