How do you find the two consecutive integers whose sum is 223?
1 Answer
May 22, 2018
See a solution process below:
Explanation:
First, let's cal the first integer we are looking for:
Then, because we are looking for consecutive integers the second integer we are looking for can be written as:
We know these two integers sum to 223. Therefore, we can write this equation and solve for

The First integer is:
#111# 
The Second integer is:
#111 + 1 = 112#
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