# Three consecutive odd numbers have a sum of 75. What is the greatest number?

##### 2 Answers

26

#### Explanation:

Let the three consecutive nos are

As per question,

Therefore the largest no =

The largest or greatest number is 27.

The other two numbers are 23 and 25.

#### Explanation:

Let's call the largest odd number

If

So, the three consecutive odd numbers are:

We know their sum, or adding them together, is

(3x)/3 = 81/3#