Posted by AD on Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 5:51pm.
The sum of three consecutive even numbers is 36. If x represents the first of the three consecutive even numbers, which equation can be used to find x?
- Math - bobpursley, Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 6:00pm
what do you think?
- Math - bobpursley, Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 6:13pm
IT was intended to get you to do some thinking. Clearly, I am not the first to fail to do that.
- Math - helper, Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 6:20pm
1st even number- x = 2
2nd even number- 2 + 2 = 4
3rd even number- 2 + 4 = 6
does this help?
I gave you the answer if you think about it
- Math - K, Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 8:47pm
Can u (C) it?
Start w/ (x) next is (x +2) next is (x + 4)
- Math - AD, Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 10:27pm
Thank you K I finally get it.
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