The sum of three consecutive multiples of8 is 888.find the multiples

Let the multiples be x+8, x+16 and x+24 According to Question:

x+8 + x+16 + x+24 = 888 3x + 48 = 888 3x = 888-48 3x = 840 x = 840/3 x = 280

Therefore,

x+8 = 280+8 → 288 x+16 = 280+16 → 296 x+24 = 280+24 → 304

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