# Solve it : the sum of three consecutive odd numbers is 57. Find the numbers( with solution).....

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Let the numbers be x+1 , x+3 ,x+5

so x+1+x+3+x+5=57

3x+9=57

3x=48

x=16

numbers are 17 , 19, 21

so x+1+x+3+x+5=57

3x+9=57

3x=48

x=16

numbers are 17 , 19, 21

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Let the numbers be (a-2), a and (a+2)

A/q

(a-2)+a+(a+2) = 57

⇒3a =57

⇒a= 19

(a-2) = 17

(a+2) = 21

**so the numbers are 17, 19 and 21**

A/q

(a-2)+a+(a+2) = 57

⇒3a =57

⇒a= 19

(a-2) = 17

(a+2) = 21