Q. 354.3( 8 Votes )

Find two consecut

Answer :

Let the consecutive odd positive integers be ‘a’ and a + 2


a2 + (a + 2)2 = 970


2a2 + 4a – 966 = 0


a2 + 2a – 483 = 0


a2 + 23a – 21a – 483 = 0


a(a + 23) – 21(a + 23) = 0


(a – 21)(a + 23) = 0


Thus, a = 21


Consecutive odd positive integers are 21, 23


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