Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:58pm.
four consecutive multiples of 13 add up to 286. what is the largest number?

Math Word Problem  Steve, Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 6:19pm
divide 286 by 13 and get 22
so, you want 4 numbers which add to 22.
2 consecutive numbers which ad to 11 are 5,6
so, the 4 consecutive numbers are 4,5,6,7
Multiply by 13 and add them up to get 286.