# SOLUTION: Find two consecutive integers such that the sum of 2 times the first integer and 4 times second integer is 46.

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 Question 66701: Find two consecutive integers such that the sum of 2 times the first integer and 4 times second integer is 46. Answer by Earlsdon(6294)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Try this! Let n be the first integer, then n+1 is the next consecutive integer. From the problem description, you can write: Simplify and solve for n. Combine like-terms. Subtract 4 from each side. Divide both sides by 6. This is the first integer. This is the next consecutive integer. Check: 2(7) + 4(8) = 14 + 32 = 46 OK!