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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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    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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