# What are the real and imaginary parts of the complex number 2 − 5i ?

The real and imaginary parts are added to find the solution for a complex number.

## Answer: The real number is 2 and the imaginary number is - 5.

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**Explanation:**

A sum of two numbers can be said complex number if the numbers are in the form of a + bi where a is a real number, b is an imaginary number and i^{2} = - 1.