Posted by **Brianna** on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 9:29pm.

The sum of two consecutive even integers is 118.

A. Define a variable for the smaller integer.

B. What must you add to an even integer to get the next greater even integer?

C. Write an expression for the second integer.

D. Write and solve an equation to find the two even integers.

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**robert**, Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 10:04pm
yo momma

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**Brianna**, Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 10:33pm
Rude!

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**Steve**, Friday, October 14, 2011 at 11:25am
small = s

add 2 to get the next even number

large = s+2

s + s+2 = 118

2s + 2 = 118

2s = 116

s = 58

the two even numbers are 58, 60

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 7:33am
the sum of three consecutive integers is -30

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