Of the three numbers, second is twice the first and is also thrice the third. If the average of three numbers is 44, what is the largest number?

(a) 71 (b) 72 (c) 70 (d) 74

Of the three numbers, second is twice the first and is also thrice the third. If the average of three numbers is 44, what is the largest number?

(a) 71 (b) 72 (c) 70 (d) 74

1 Answer

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Let the third number be

Then, second number =

First number =

Hence, largest number =

127 votes

127