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Your question is to vague, you have to start with the basics; order of operations. solving equations, finding the value of a variable. Just Google algebra basics and you will find a world of information to learn. If you come to a topic that you are struggling with then come back and ask, but to...

use the the order of operations PEMDAS or use the mnemonic Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally= Parenthesis, Exponent, Multiply, Divide, Add, Subtract:  so first you would do (-4-6) = -10 then -10^2 = 100 next -3 x 100 = -300 last 5 + -300 = -295