Posted by **Anonymous** on Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 11:17pm.

The larger of two consecutive integers is 10 more than 4 times the smaller. Find the integers.

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:38am
I don't see how that could be possible for two *consectutive* integers.

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:40am
I don't see how that could be possible for two *consectutive* integers.

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**Steve**, Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 10:56am
How about

x+1 = 4x+10

3x = -9

x = -3

The two numbers are -3, -2

-2 = 4(-3) + 10

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