## What is a reciprocal in math?

In **mathematics**, the **reciprocal**, also known as multiplicative inverse, is the inverse of a number x.

## What is mean by reciprocal?

A **reciprocal**, or multiplicative inverse, is simply one of a pair of numbers that, when multiplied together, equal 1. For example, the **reciprocal** of 2/3 is 3/2 (or 1-1/2), because 2/3 x 3/2 = 1.

## What is a reciprocal of 9?

The **reciprocal of 9** is 1/**9**.

## What is a reciprocal of 4?

The **reciprocal of 4** is 1/**4**. By definition, the **reciprocal** of a number a/b is b/a.

## What is a reciprocal of 18?

To get the **reciprocal** of a number, we divide 1 by the number.

More Examples:

Number | Reciprocal |
As a Decimal |
---|---|---|

8 | 18 |
= 0.125 |

1000 | 11000 | = 0.001 |

## What is a reciprocal of 14?

hence **reciprocal of 14** is 1/**14**..

## Is another name for reciprocal?

The word **reciprocal** is typically used to describe actions, relationships, or **other** things that involve such actions. Synonyms include mutual, equivalent, corresponding, matching, and complementary. **Reciprocal** can also be used as a noun.

## Is the reciprocal of 1?

The **reciprocal of 1** is **1** itself. The **reciprocal** or multiplicative inverse is the number we have to multiply to obtain an answer equivalent to the multiplicative identity **1**.

## What is a reciprocal of 7?

Answer and Explanation:

The **reciprocal of 7** is 1/**7**. In general, the **reciprocal** of a fraction simply interchanges the numerator and denominator of the fraction. In other

## What is a reciprocal of 5 9?

Therefore the **reciprocal of 5/9** is 9/5.

## What is a reciprocal of 12?

Answer and Explanation:

The **reciprocal of 12** is 1/**12**.

## What is a reciprocal of 9 10?

**Reciprocal of 9/10** is 10/9.

## What is a reciprocal of 13?

Likewise the **reciprocal of 13** is 3 and so on.

## What is a reciprocal of 5 6?

The **reciprocal** of a number is its multiplicative inverse. That is, the product of the number and its **reciprocal** is 1, the multiplicative identity element. For a fraction, the **reciprocal** is the fraction with numerator and denominator interchanged. That is, the **reciprocal of 5/6** is 6/5.

## What is a reciprocal of 15?

Answer. The **reciprocal of 15** is 1/**15**.