#### Answer

$5$

#### Work Step by Step

The denominator $x-5$ will have a value of zero when $x=5$.
Thus, the value of $x$ cannot be $5$.
Therefore, the missing expression in the given statement is:
$5$

Published by
Pearson

ISBN 10:
013421742X

ISBN 13:
978-0-13421-742-0

$5$

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