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Geometrythebest
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are you asking for the definition?

Bri_Love
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0multiplicative inverse (mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; the multiplicative inverse of 7 is 1/7.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok wait wht is the multiplicative inverse of 5/7?

Geometrythebest
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the inverse of a number means that if you multiply the number by its inverse you will get 1. so therefore, to work out the inverse you do 1 divided by the number.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhhhh ok thank u

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Do you understand now?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait so would the inverse of 2 3/4 be 4/11?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360271797991:dw

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360271859211:dw

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait wait wait never mind

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3You are missing the minus sign.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Correct. What is the multiplicative inverse of 1?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3What does that equal?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Correct, excellent. how about the multiplicative inverse of 0?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wouldnt tht just b 0?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Are you sure? Think about it....

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Please don't guess. Try to come up with a reasonable answer.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well im not trying 2 guess

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3I know, I know.... sorry but this is one of THE most difficult questions to understand for most students, I apologize.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3A multiplicative inverse is also called a "reciprocal" as is DEFINED as so, reciprocals: Two numbers whose product is 1.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360273959086:dw

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhh so the answer is 1?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ugh then wht is it?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3The answer is "there is no answer"

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0omg thts wht my calculator said

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Let me show you the DEFINING equation for reciprocals again: $$a*b=1$$ When asked to find the reciprocal of a number replace one of the letters in this equation with that number and solve for the other letter, for example: what is the reciprocal of 2? So $$2*b=1$$ What number multiplied by 2 gives 1?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0YAY!!!! i finally understand something

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3What is the reciprocal of 0.5?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Yes!!! simplify that please. What number multiplied by 0.5 equals 1?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0kk give me another one

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3What is the reciprocal of 0?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait we just did this one

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Follow the steps I gave you above.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3EXCELLENT!!! Now you are really learning :D

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol so then it would b 1/0?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3$$\frac{1}{0}$$ is not a number, because division by 0 is undefined.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well yea but if we were using different numbers would it look almost like tht?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Give me an example please.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0like in the problem im doing now hold on

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[4\frac{ 1 }{ 8} would be \frac{ 8 }{ 33 } \]

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Let me try and explain why you can never divide by 0. Dividing by 0 would mean multiplying by the reciprocal of 0, but 0 has no reciprocal because 0 times ANY number is 0, NOT 1.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OMG tht makes soooo much sense now

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360276164935:dw

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3So what is the answer to "what is the multiplicative inverse of 0?"

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360276813364:dw

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is no answer u cant put any number there

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yay omg thank u so much

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait can u help me with another problem?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the smallest owl found in the united states is the elf owl, which weighs 1 1/2 ounces. one of the largest owls is the Eurasian eagle owl which weighs nearly 10 pounds or 156 ounces. the Eurasian eagle owl is how many times as heavy as the elf owl?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thts the problem^^^

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well idk how 2 set the problem up

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Decide what unknown number is asked for and what facts are known.

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do i have 2 convert 1 1/2 into an improper fraction?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then do i put 156 over 1?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so would it b \[\frac{ 156 }{ 1 }  \frac{ 3 }{ 2 }\]

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3dw:1360277686583:dw

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh so its 156 divided by 3/2?

bakonloverk
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the answers 104 ounces?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Not ounces, but how many times heavier.
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