# How do you solve | 5- | - 10| |?

Feb 22, 2017

See the entire solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, we handle the inner absolute value fuction:

$\left\mid 5 - \textcolor{red}{\left\mid - 10 \right\mid} \right\mid = \left\mid 5 - 10 \right\mid$

Now we can solve the rest of the expression:

$\left\mid - 5 \right\mid = 5$