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Find the three consecutive numbers? such that the smallest is 57 less than three times the largest

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Let the three consecutive numbers be x, x+1, x+2.

Now, the smallest is 57 less than three times the largest...

=> x + 57 = 3(x + 2)
=> x + 57 = 3x + 6
=> 2x = 57 - 6
=> 2x = 51
=> x = 25.5

=> x, x+1, x+2 = 25.5, 26.5, 27.5

So, the three consecutive numbers are 25.5, 26.5, 27.5.

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