Question: Math

Three consecutive whole numbers are such that if they be divided by 5,3 and 4 respectively, the sum of the quotient is 40. What are the numbers?

In Math | Asked by Abhishekdas
Answers

Three consecutive whole numbers: x, x+1,x+2

x/5+(x+1)/3+(x+2)/4=40

(12x+20x+20+15x+30)/60=40

47x=2350   x=50

the numbers are: 50 51 52

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