Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 5 - Section 5.5 - Factoring Special Forms - Exercise Set: 37

Answer

Prime

Work Step by Step

The given binomial can be written as: $x^2+(5y)^{2}$ The two terms do not have any common factors. A sum of two square cannot be factored. Thus, the given binomial is prime.
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