# Math

Three consecutive integers have a sum of 357. Fid the integers algebraically.

I know the three numbers are 118, 119, and 120 but how do you write it in an algebraic expression ?

1. x + x + 1 + x + 2 = 357

3x + 3 = 357

3x = 357 - 3

3x = 354

x = 118

posted by Ms. Sue

First Name

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

i don't get this question 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
2. ### math

Consecutive integers are integers that follow each other in order (for example 5, 6, and 7). The sum of three consecutive integers is 417.Let n be the first one. Write an equation that will determine the three integers.
3. ### math

i don't get this question 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 how do you
4. ### Algebra

The sum of two consecutive even integers is 118. A. Define a variable for the smaller integer. B. What must you add to an even integer to get the next greater even integer? C. Write an expression for the second integer. D. Write
5. ### Math help Ms. Sue please

1. Name the subset(s) of real numbers to which the number zero belongs. You can choose more than one answer. Irrational numbers Integers Whole numbers Natural numbers 2. Write an algebraic expression for the word phrase: the
6. ### math

What is the smallest of three consecutive integers if the sum of the smaller two integers is equal to 177 less than four times the largest? Note: Consecutive integers are integers that come one after the other. For example: -3, -2
7. ### math

What is the smallest of three consecutive integers if the sum of the smaller two integers is equal to 177 less than four times the largest? Note: Consecutive integers are integers that come one after the other. For example: -3, -2
8. ### math

What is the smallest of three consecutive integers if the sum of the smaller two integers is equal to 177 less than four times the largest? Note: Consecutive integers are integers that come one after the other. For example: -3, -2