# SOLUTION: college algebra - Nine times the first two consecutive odd integers equals seven times the second. What are the integers?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on test Question 489861: college algebra - Nine times the first two consecutive odd integers equals seven times the second. What are the integers? Answer by stanbon(57282)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Nine times the first two consecutive odd integers equals seven times the second. What are the integers? -------------- 1st: 2x-1 2nd: 2x+1 --- Equation: 9(2x-1) = 7(2x+1) 18x-9 = 14x+7 4x = 16 x = 4 ---- 1st: 2x-1 = 7 2nd: 2x+1 = 9 ===================== Cheers, Stan H.