# The sum of three consecutive even integers is 12 less than the middle integer. What's the answer?

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Jun 29, 2018

#### Explanation:

Let a, b, c be the three integers.

Jun 29, 2018

See explanation.

#### Explanation:

Any even integer can be expressed as

With the given variables the condition can be written as:

Now we have to substitute

**Answer:**

**The three integers are: #-8#, #-6# and #-4#.**