Ahmed S.

asked • 04/21/20

If the sum of 7 consecutive integers is 434, then the greatest of the 7 integers is

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Ahmed S.

No i googled the answer and it gave me 59. Workings: ×+(×+1)+(×+2)+(×+3)+(×+4)+(×+5)+(×+6)=434 Collect like terms 7×+21=434 Collect like terms again 7×=434-21 ×=59 The integers are: 59+60+61+62+63+64+65=434 The highest number is 65.
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Riham P.

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Sorry I made an error. 7x+21= 434 7x=413 x=59 x+6=65
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