# Find three consecutive even integers such that three times the first equals the sum of the other two

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by kash

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'x+2' be the 2nd

'x+4' be the 3rd

Translating the statement into mathematical expression you'll have:

3x = (x+2) + (x+4)

3x = x + 2 + x + 4

3x = 2x + 6

3x - 2x = 6

x+2 = 6 + 2

x + 4 = 6 + 4

Therefore the 3 consecutive even integers are