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2-92.

Simplify each expression.

1. $-32+|10+2|$

Treat the absolute value signs like parentheses.
Complete the operations inside first, and then make the simplified term positive.

$-32+\mid10+2\mid=-32+\mid12\mid=-32+12$

$-20$
1. $17\frac{1}{3}+\left(-50\frac{1}{3}\right)-5\frac{1}{2}$
$-38\frac{1}{2}$
1. $-5.37+8.14-1.89$