Q: What are three consecutive numbers make 48?

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46+47+48=141

The three consecutive even numbers with a sum of 138 are 44, 46 and 48.

The numbers are 15, 16 and 17.

14, 16 & 18

The numbers are 47 and 48. (47 x 48 = 2,256)

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46+47+48=141

The three consecutive even numbers with a sum of 138 are 44, 46 and 48.

The smallest is 15.

The smallest is 14.

The numbers are 15, 16 and 17.

14, 16 & 18

The numbers are 47 and 48. (47 x 48 = 2,256)

x+ (x+1) + (x+2) = 48 3x+3 = 48 3x = 45 x = 15

They are: 48+50+52 = 150

You can either do this by trial-and error, or solve the equation n + (n + 2) + (n + 4) = 48.

The numbers are -18, -16 and -14.

The average of the three numbers is 50, so the other two must be 48 and 52.