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We first simplify: $$ -3 \mid d-5 \mid = -6 \\ \mid d-5 \mid = 2$$ Because it is an absolute value, we set the expression within the absolute value bars equal to and -2: $$ d-5 = 2 \\ d=7$$ $$ d-5 = -2 \\ d=3$$
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