# Math

What does it mean by, "The sum of three consecutive odd integers is 93."

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1. Consecutive odd integers are like

5, 7, 9

21, 23, 25

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2. How can I put that in an equation? would it be n+n+2+n+3=93?

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posted by Joshua
3. 93/3 = n +(n+2) - (n-2)

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4. So would the answer be 31?

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posted by Joshua
5. That's one of the numbers. What are the other two?

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6. I also got 1 and 0 but I do not know.

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posted by Joshua
7. 31 + 2 = ?

31 - 2 = ?

Do those three numbers add up to 93?

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8. Yes but I do not know how to solve your way of the equation.

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posted by Joshua
9. You correctly solved the equation for n.

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