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What is the sum of three consecutive odd numbers a, b, c such that a < b < c?

(1) b is the smallest positive odd number.

(2) a is the largest negative odd number.
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Three consecutive odd numbers a, b, c , then we have: a, a+2, a+4. Sum = 3a+6. Knowing value of "a", we will be able to answer the question.

(1) b is the smallest positive odd number.

b=1, so a+2=1, a=-1. - Sufficient

(2) a is the largest negative odd number

a=-1 -Sufficient.

Answer D.
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