# Question 59885

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#### Explanation:

Let x = first integer

2nd integer = $x + 1$
3rd integer = $x + 2$

x + (x +1) + (x + 2) = x - 71=> 3x + 3 = x - 71 => 3x = x - 74 => 2x = -74 => x = -37 #

1st Integer $= - 37$
2nd Integer$= - 36$
3rd Integer$= - 35$