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The sum of two consecutive odd integers is 24. Which equation can be used to find the first integer n?
F. n + 1=24
G. n + 2=24
H. 2n + 1=24
I. 2n + 2=24

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    1st odd integer ---- n
    next odd integer --- n+2

    n + n+2 = 24
    2n+2 = 24

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