# The sum of two consecutive odd integers is 244. What is the smaller integer?

##### 1 Answer

May 30, 2018

#### Answer:

121, 123

#### Explanation:

Let the smaller of the two odd numbers be

Then, the larger of the two odd numbers is

Since the sum of the 2 odd numbers is 244,

Then,

Therefore, the two odd numbers are 121 and 123