*Inverse of mult. by 6 is div. by 6

*Inverse of sub. 3 is add 3

*Inverse of mult. by 2 is div. by 2

If x represents the first of three consecutive integers, express the sum of the three integers in terms of x.

We can represent them the following way:

x + 1 = 2nd consecutive integer

x + 2 = 3rd consecutive integer

Second we need to write it as a sum of the three integers and then simplify it:

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