Find four consecutive even integers with a sum of -60.

**x = first even integer**

x + 2 = second even integer{even integers increase by 2}

x + 2 = second even integer

**x + 4 = third even integer**

x + 6 = fourth even integer

x + 6 = fourth even integer

x + x + 2 + x + 4 + x + 6 = -60 {added the four integers and set equal to -60}

4x + 12 = -60 {combined like terms}

4x = -72 {subtracted 12 from each side}

x = -18 {divided each side by 4}

x + 2 = -16 {substituted -18, in for x, into x + 2}

x + 4 = -14 {substituted -18, in for x, into x + 4}

x + 6 = -12 {substituted -18, in for x, into x + 6}

**-18, -16, -14, and -12 are the four consecutive even integers.**

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