#### Answer

$5^{2} + 8(2) = 41$

#### Work Step by Step

1. Expanded the exponent
$5^{2} = 5 \times 5 = 25$
Equation: $25 + 8(2)$
2. Multiply the two numbers
$8 \times 2 = 16$
Equation: $25 + 16$
3. Add all of the numbers together
$25 + 16 = x$
$41 = x$