# Question #5883f

Nov 13, 2016

$c = - 7$
10 more than a number $c$ would be the same as $c + 10$. Since this would be equal to 3, we can create an expression, which is $c + 10 = 3$. From here, we solve for $x$. We'll subtract 10 form each side to get our answer, $c = - 7$:
$c + 10 - 10 = 3 - 10$
$c = - 7$