# Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-3 Solving Multi-Step Equations - Mixed Review: 72

$y=-5$

#### Work Step by Step

We start with the given equation: $3y+5=-10$ We subtract $5$ from both sides of the equation: $3y+5-5=-5-10$ We combine like terms on both sides of the equation: $3y=-15$ We divide by $3$ on both sides of the equation: $y=\frac{-15}{3}=-5$

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