Consecutive Integer Problem 1

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Lesson Description:

Shows how to solve a word problem with consecutive integers. This is solved with one variable, but more than one number is defined.

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you solve and check a consecutive integer problem in Algebra?
  • What are consecutive integers?
  • How can you define 2 or 3 consecutive integers using variables?
  • How do you find 3 consecutive integers whose sum is -81?
  • How do you solve n + (n + 1) + (n + 2) = -81?
  • How do you find two consecutive integers if three times the smaller integer is 12 more than twice the larger integer?
  • How do you solve 3n = 2(n + 1) + 12?
  • What are consecutive even integers?
  • How can you define 3 consecutive even or odd integers?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This video series tackles a very common Algebra problem of finding consecutive integers given another condition. Two different types are shown in this video -- finding 3 integers that add up to a given value, and finding 2 integers where you are given the relationship between the two numbers. All steps are shown and explained in this very complete video tutorial.