# SOLUTION: Find three consecutive positve even integers such that the difference in the squares of the first and third is 80 We have figured out x but I can't write the equation correctly

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Expressions-with-variables Question 27638: Find three consecutive positve even integers such that the difference in the squares of the first and third is 80 We have figured out x but I can't write the equation correctlyAnswer by Paul(988)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Consecutive integers = x, x+2, x+4 8x=64 x=8 8+2=10 8+4=12 Hence, the 3 integers are 8, 10 and 12. Paul.