# There are 2 consecutive odd integers and the sum of the second and three times the first is 6, what are the numbers?

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Jun 3, 2015

Since they are consecutive **odd** integers they can be represented as:

(As the difference between two consecutive odds eg: 7 and 5 = **2** )

as per the condition in the question:

Three times first term is

adding (sum of 2nd term and three times first term):

Since

The numbers are: