# SOLUTION: If 1/3 of an integer is added to 1/4 of the next consecutive integer the sum is 23. Find the integers.

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 Question 468533: If 1/3 of an integer is added to 1/4 of the next consecutive integer the sum is 23. Find the integers.Answer by asuar010(324)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!simple.. denote the first integer to be x, then the next integer is (x+1) Now just rewrite the problem using numbers... to get rid of the fractions multiply the whole equation by 12 and it should look like: then solve for x. so x=39 So the numbers are 39 and 40... To check if you add 39/3+40/4=23