# Calculate: 5 - 10 = -5

## How do you solve 5 - 10?

• Step #1 [Subtract] 5 - 10 = -5

## Word Phrase for 5 - 10 = -5

Internationalization (i18n) word phrase of the math problem 5 - 10 = -5

• English (EN): five subtract ten equals negative five
• Spanish (ES): cinco sustraer diez es igual a negativo cinco
• German (DE): fŁnf subtrahieren zehn ist gleich negativ fŁnf
• Italian (IT): cinque sottrarre dieci uguale negativo cinque
• Indonesian (ID): lima mengurangi sepuluh sama negatif lima
• Russian (RU): ÔˇÚŁ –≤—č—á–ł—ā–į—ā—Ć šŚŮˇÚŁ —Ä–į–≤–Ĺ–ĺ –ĺ—ā—Ä–ł—Ü–į—ā–Ķ–Ľ—Ć–Ĺ—č–Ļ ÔˇÚŁ
• Swedish (SV): fem subtrahera tio lika negativ fem
• Turkish (TR): √ßńĪkarmak eŇüittir negatif

Q: Is the solution a whole number?
A: Yes, -5 is a whole number.

Q: Is the answer a positive or negative number?
A:The answer -5 is a negative number.

## Solve in Base Systems

The equation 5 - 10 = -5 is represented in base 10 above. Here we show the same calculation but represented in other base counting systems. A base counting system is how many numbers are represented as group before advancing to the next digit. Example we normally use base 10 with numbers 0 to 9. When we add a 1 to the number 9 it becomes 10. For a base 3 system when a 1 is added to 2, it does not become 3 it becomes 10.

 Base Base Equation Base Answer 2 (binary) 10101 - 10 -101 3 12 - 101 -12 4 11 - 22 -11 5 20 - 10 -10 6 5 - 14 -5 7 5 - 13 -5 8 (oct) 5 - 12 -5 9 5 - 11 -5 10 * 5 - 10 -5 11 5 - a -5

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