# Consecutive integer

Consecutive integers are integers that follow each other in order. They have a difference of 1 between every two numbers. In a set of consecutive integers, the mean and the median are equal.

If n is an integer, then n, n+1, and n+2 would be consecutive integers.

Examples

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

−3, −2, −1, 0, 1, 2 , 3 , 4

6, 7, 8, 9, 10

1004, 1005, 1006

## Odd consecutive integers

Odd consecutive integers are odd integers that follow each other. They have a difference of 2 between every two numbers.

If n is an integer, then 2n+1, 2n+3, and 2n+5 will be odd consecutive integers.

the first number in the pattern is always the variable on its own or in this case, "n".

Examples

3,5,7,9,11 etc.

−23, −21, −19, −17, −15, -13,-11

## Even consecutive integers

Even consecutive integers are even integers that follow each other. They have a difference of 2 between every two numbers.

If "n" is an integer, then 2n, 2n+2, 2n+4 and 2n+6 will be even consecutive integers.

Examples

4x, 6x, 8x, 10x, 12x

−2, 0, 2, 4, 6

−120, −118, −116, −114, -112