## How to Solve Number Word Problems Part 3

This is the third part of **The Number Word Problem Series**. In this post, we will be solving number word problems about consecutive numbers. In number word problem solving, consecutive numbers are numbers that follow each other in order. Here are the examples of consecutive numbers (integers).

consecutive numbers: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, …

consecutive odd numbers: -2, 0, 2, 4, …

consecutive odd numbers: 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, …

I am quite sure that you have solved consecutive numbers in your high school mathematics class.

In the previous post, we finished our 6th problem, so, we start with the seventh problem. » Read more