# Chapter 5 - Section 5.7 - Factoring by Special Products - Exercise Set - Page 310: 73

$x=5$

#### Work Step by Step

Using the properties of equality, the solution to the given equation, $-5x+25=0$, is \begin{array}{l} -5x=0-25 \\\\ -5x=-25 \\\\ x=\dfrac{-25}{-5} \\\\ x=5 .\end{array}

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