Please can someone help me, I'm stuck on a past GCSE non-calculator maths question???

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Really hope someone can help! Here's the question:
'give an example showing that the PRODUCT of three consecutive whole numbers is a multiple of six.'
I know this is most likely a simple question, but with all the mathematical terms, it therefore confuses me. :/ really hope someone can help me as soon as possible please?!?! I need to understand it before the exam this afternoon... :L

Posted Mon 11th June, 2012 @ 10:30 by Paige Conlon

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Hi there!
Good luck for the afternoon! (:

i have two set of numbers that are a multiple of 6.
For example, 1,2,3 = (1 x 2= 2. And 2x3=6.)

And another one is 2,3,4 = (2 x 3= 6, 6 x 4 =24.)
Also 24 is a mutiple of 6.

Once again, good luck! (:

Answered Mon 11th June, 2012 @ 10:36 by Nishat Ahmed
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Oh! I get it now!!! :)
THANK YOU!!!! xD and I hope I do well! Thanks for the help, and the luck!!! :)

Answered Mon 11th June, 2012 @ 10:46 by Paige Conlon