# SOLUTION: FIND Two consecutive integers such that half the smaller plus three times the larger is -32

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 Question 241491: FIND Two consecutive integers such that half the smaller plus three times the larger is -32Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let x & x+1 be the 2 integers. x/2+3(x+1)=-32 x/2+3x+3=-32 x/2+3x=-32-3 x/2+3x=-35 3.5x=-35 x=-35/3.5 x=-10 ans for the smaller integer. -10+1=9 ans. for the larger integer. Proof: -10/2+3*9=-32 -5-27=-32 -32=-32