Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:45am.
the sum of five consecutive numbers is 28 more than the sum of the third and the fifth numbers.find the consecutive numbers

math  Reiny, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:44am
let the numbers be
x2 , x1 , x , x+1, and x+2
x2 + x1 + x + x+1+ x+2= x + x+2 + 28
5x = 2x + 30
3x = 30
x = 10
the numbers are
8 9 10 11 and 12
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