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Q: Three consecutive numbers that add up to a multiple of three?

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If you take three consecutive odd (or three consecutive even) numbers, one of the three will always be a multiple of 3.If you take three consecutive odd (or three consecutive even) numbers, one of the three will always be a multiple of 3.If you take three consecutive odd (or three consecutive even) numbers, one of the three will always be a multiple of 3.If you take three consecutive odd (or three consecutive even) numbers, one of the three will always be a multiple of 3.

That doesn't work. The number has to be divisible by three. Any three consecutive numbers add up to a multiple of three.

For this to be possible with whole numbers, 175 has to be a multiple of three. It's not, it isn't.

There are no such whole numbers. The sum of three consecutive whole numbers must be a multiple of 3; as 68 is not a multiple of 3 (68 = 3 × 22 2/3) it cannot be the sum of three whole numbers.

A multiple of 3 Also a multiple of 6.

That isn't possible. The three consecutive number are assumed to be integers; the sum of three consecutive integers is always a multiple of 3 (try it out).

There are no three consecutive numbers with a sum of 170.

The answer to that question is 49,50,51

There are no sets of three consecutive numbers totaling 118.

19, 20, 21

This is no set of three consecutive numbers that when multiplied equal 387.

71,72,73 :)

There are no three consecutive numbers that are squares. Otherwise, there are an infinite sets of squares of three consecutive numbers: for example, {1,4,9}, or {4,9,16} or {576, 625, 676}

Can't be done. The number has to be a multiple of 3.

79

The three consecutive odd prime numbers are 3, 5, and 7.

The numbers are 8, 9 and 10.

55

The smallest consecutive three numbers that total 120 are... 39, 40 & 41.

Any three-digit multiple of 60, from 120 to 960, has the first five counting numbers as factors.

There is no set of three consecutive whole numbers that add up to 154.

the sum of three consecutive numbers is 216. What are the three numbers?

8, 9 and 10.

125, 126 and 127.

11, 12, and 13