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consecutive integers are integers that differ by one. you can represent consecutive integers as x,x+1,x+2 and so on. write an equation and solve to find 3 consecutive integers whose sum is 33

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  1. x + (x+1) + (x+2) = 33
    3x + 3 = 33
    3x = 30
    x = 10

    10 is the smallest of the consecutive integers.

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