# How do you find the additive and multiplicative inverse of 5/9?

##### 1 Answer

Additive inverse of

#### Explanation:

**Additive inverse** of a number is the number which when **added** to it makes the sum **zero** **additive identity element** . Observe that

Obviously additive inverse of

**Multiplicative inverse** of a number is the number which when **multiplied** to it makes the product **one** **multiplicative identity element** . Observe that

Obviously multiplicative inverse of