# There are 4 successive whole numbers that sum to -66. What are these numbers?

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Mar 6, 2017

Let the consecutive integers be

Given condition is

Consecutive integers are

Mar 6, 2017

There is a trick to this type of question.

#### Explanation:

Notice that we have negative 66 so I elect to count increasingly negative.

Let a value be

So we have:

Check:

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That is; becoming les negative