Posted by **Amy** on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 11:22am.

In the Ambrose family, the ages of the three children are three consecutive even integers. If the age of the youngest child is represented by x+3, which expression represents the age of the oldest child? (1)x+5 (2)x+6 (3)x+7 (4)x+8

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 12:23pm
Hint:

X

X+1

X+2

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 5:24pm
x=7

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