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    I need a step by step instruction, in easy to understand terms and not using excel, to the following problem:

    Find three consecutive integers such that the product of -5 and the sum of the first two is 43 less than twice the second.

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    Assume the three consecutive integers are (a-1), a, and (a+1)

    The product of -5 ...

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