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2nd = n
3rd = n + 17
1st = 2n - 123 since 2(n + 17) - 1st = 157

1st < 2nd

2n - 123 < n
n < 123

Pick a number less than 123, for example n = 100:

1st = 77
2nd = 100
3rd = 117

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Q: One number is 17 greater than a second number when the lesser number is subtracted from twice the greater number the difference is 157 how do i find each number?
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