#### Answer

X = 17

#### Work Step by Step

Let X represent the number to be found.
A certain number subtracted from 32 means 32 - X.
Thus, we obtain:
32 - X = 15
Subtract 32 on both sides
-X = -17
Multiply both sides by -1:
X = 17

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X = 17

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