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moongazer
 5 years ago
What is negative inverse, positive inverse and multiplicative inverse?
moongazer
 5 years ago
What is negative inverse, positive inverse and multiplicative inverse?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0negative inverse eg 5 is +5, positive inverse eg 2 is 2 and multiplicative inverse eg 7 is 1/7

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think negative inverse is 5 >1/5

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You are right moongazer. Makes more sense, thanks

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so is the positive inverse the same as the multiplicative inverse?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'm a little rusty on these definitions. does anyone else have any input?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think this is nonstandard terminology "negative inverse" but my guess would be "negative reciprocal" \[m, \frac{1}{m}\]

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That is what my teacher taught us.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then again i could be totally wrong. because later the question says "multiplicative inverse" so maybe it is what zed wrote. is this the whole question?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I haven't come across this terminology before.

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i'll tell that to my teacher. :)

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1w8 I think my teacher is correct.

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20110627202533AAXK4By

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you have an operations \[\oplus\] with identity \[e\] then the inverse of an element \[x\] is the unique element \[x'\] with \[x\oplus x'=x'\oplus x=e\] there is no such thing as a "negative inverse"

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1look at that. I think we just have different kinds of terminologies. :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh i wasn't saying your teacher was wrong just that i haven't seen this before

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok well if you weren't saying it, i was

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is a "negative reciprocal" but not a "negative inverse" the more i think about it, the less sense it makes

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Which do you think is proper "negative inverse" or "negative reciprocal"?

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That's why I am getting confused about it.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0interesting satellite. i seem to be getting more confused as well. i don't like the words

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a quick google search will turn up nothing.

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'll just ask my teacher if negative reciprocal is the same as negative inverse. If it is, I would chose the term negative reciprocal. :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i was able to find http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multiplicative_inverse which interchanged inverse and reciprocal

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but that was only for multiplicative inverse not the others

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is "additive inverse" multiplicative inverse and then something totally different negative correlation inverse correlation but no "negative inverse"

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes even wiki hasn't heard of "negative inverse' maybe your teacher made it up one evening

moongazer
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Maybe during the time of my teacher they call negative reciprocal as negative inverse.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah I have never heard of negative inverse

pokemon23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0satellite can you help asap

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this link goes to this thread lol

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0learn how to copy paste then we may help you...

pokemon23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/4f181491e4b0aeb795f5af60

pokemon23
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think your right doodle

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Maybe the teacher was talking about the additive inverse, which the additive inverse is the negative . The additive inverse of 3 is 3, and the negative inverse of 3 is the positive 3

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0never heard of negative or positive inverse. the inverse element postulates of addition and multiplication are additive inverse and multiplicative inverse/reciprocal additive inverse is the opposite of a number such that the sum = 0 a + a or 1/a + 1/a or a + (+a) ... multiplicative inverse such that the product = 1 a * 1/a
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