# If the sum of three consecutive odd integers is 129, what are the integers?

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Feb 3, 2016

#### Explanation:

Let the smallest of the three consecutive odd numbers be

Then the three odd numbers will be:

We are told

and the three consecutive odd numbers are

Feb 3, 2016

Let the first number be

The difference of consecutive odd numbers is

So,the next two numbers are

Then,

Remove brackets:

So,

The three integers are