# How do you find the additive and multiplicative inverse of #-4 3/5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 6, 2017

Additive inverse:

Multiplicative inverse (reciprocal)

#### Explanation:

Additive inverses add up to zero.

This means that the numbers are the same, but they have opposite signs.

So in this case, the additive inverse of

The multiplicative inverse is also known as the reciprocal.

Multiplicative inverses multiply to give

In this case: