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The textbook gives the answer as being 25/4. I have no idea how I would go about accomplishing that.

## Homework Statement

2) Find a number that makes the expression a perfect square of the form (x+h)^2.

e) x

^{2}+ 5x + __

## The Attempt at a Solution

I would think that I would have to find a perfect square whose root adds to 5 when multiplied by two. And I can not think of any such number.