## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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# Chapter 5 - Polynomials and Factoring - 5.6 Factoring: A General Strategy - 5.6 Exercise Set: 55

prime

#### Work Step by Step

The given expression, $m^2-5m+8 ,$ is not factorable. Hence, the given expression is $\text{ prime }.$

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