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How would you explain how to do this problem in words to someone. We have to write it as a journal entry.

(-22)-(-17)+5

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    Well, the minus a negative is a postive 17
    So I would add +17 to +5 first, yielding +22
    Then adding -22 to +22 gives zero.

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