# SOLUTION: the larger of two consecutive ingers is 7 greater than twice the smaller. find the integers

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 Question 129681: the larger of two consecutive ingers is 7 greater than twice the smaller. find the integersAnswer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!LET X & X+1 BE THE 2 INTEGERS. X+1=2X+7 X-2X=7-1 -X=6 X=-6 ANSWER FOR TRHE SMALLER INTEGER. -6+1=-5 FOR THE LARGER INTEGER. PROOF: -6+1=2*-6+7 -5=-12+7 -5=-5 ----------------------------------------------------------- ANSWER FOR THE FIRST PROBLEMIS: (X+4)+2X=25 ---------------------------------------------------------- SECOND PROBLEM: N+(N-4)+4N=62