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30 March, 17:42

The sum of three numbers is 24. the largest number is three times the smallest, and the middle number is four less than the largest. what are the numbers

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  1. 30 March, 19:10
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    Small number = X

    mid number = 3X-4

    large number = 3x

    X+3X-4+3X=24

    7X-4=24

    7X-4+4=24+4

    7X=28

    X=28/7

    X=4

    S=4

    M=3 (4) - 4=12-4=8

    L=3 (4) = 12

    The numbers are 4,8 and 12
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