# The sum of three consecutive integers is -114. What are the three integers?

Mar 19, 2016

Let's assume that the numbers are $x , x + 1 \mathmr{and} x + 2$

#### Explanation:

$x + x + 1 + x + 2 = - 114$

$3 x + 3 = - 114$

$3 x = - 117$

$x = - 39$

The numbers are $- 39 , - 38 \mathmr{and} 37$.

Hopefully this helps!