## College Algebra (10th Edition)

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# Chapter 1 - Section 1.2 - Quadratic Equations - 1.2 Assess Your Understanding - Page 101: 5

#### Answer

$(x+\frac{5}{2})^{2}$

#### Work Step by Step

We are given: $x^2+5x$ We complete the square: $x^{2}+5x+\frac{25}{4}$ $x^{2}+5x+(\frac{5}{2})^2$ $(x+\frac{5}{2})^{2}$

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