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three numbers in an arithmetic sequence sum up to six. if you add 1 to the first number, 2 to the second number, and 5 to the third number, what are the orginal three numbers?

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    what does adding 1,2,5 have to do with the original numbers?

    The sequence could be
    1,2,3
    12,2,-8
    -20,2,24
    or lots of others.

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