Write and solve an equation to find the number.
The sum of -5 and a number is -15.

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The sum of -5 and a number is -15: -5 + n = -15

n = -15 + 5

n = -10

n = -15 + 5

n = -10

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If 3x - 5 = -35, the value of x is -10.

3x - 5 = -35

3x = -35 + 5

3x = -30

x = -30/3

x = -10

3x - 5 = -35

3x = -35 + 5

3x = -30

x = -30/3

x = -10

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