# The sum of two consecutive integers is 118. What are the numbers?

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Jun 17, 2016

The question is wrong because sum of two consecutive integers can never be an even integer, it must be an odd integer.

#### Explanation:

The question is wrong because sum of two consecutive integers can never be an even integer, it must be an odd integer. This is since, if one is odd, the other has to be even, or, vice-versa, so their sum is odd.