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it says,the product of 2 consecutive even positive intergers is 120. find the integers.....so.....what do i do?

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it says,the product of 2 consecutive even positive intergers is 120. find the integers.....so.....what do i do?

n = lower even number; then n+2 is the next one; so:ccastillo said:

it says,the product of 2 consecutive even positive intergers is 120. find the integers.....so.....what do i do?

n(n+2) = 120

n^2 + 2n - 120 = 0

Now solve that.

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It works for me and it should work for you!!!

HINT:multiply 10 and another consecutive even integer

hope this helps!!!!!!!!

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The square root of 120 is 10.95 making the two numbers 10 and 12.ccastillo said:

it says,the product of 2 consecutive even positive intergers is 120. find the integers.....so.....what do i do?