Posted by **Shaun** on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 11:11am.

5 times the least of three consecutive odd numbers is 35 more than twice the sum of the greater two. What is the sum of the three consecutive odd numbers?

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**Graham**, Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 11:34am
If n is the least of the three consecutive odd numbers, the others are: n+2, n+4.

So: 5(n) +35 = 2(n+2+n+4)

Solve for n, then find 3n+6

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