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the sum of five consecutive numbers is 28 more than the sum of the third and the fifth numbers.find the consecutive numbers

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    let the numbers be
    x-2 , x-1 , x , x+1, and x+2

    x-2 + x-1 + 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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