# How do you find the additive and multiplicative inverse of -8/3?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 15, 2018

#### Answer:

The additive inverse is

The multiplicative inverse is

#### Explanation:

When a number is added to its additive inverse, the result zero. When a number is multiplied to its multiplicative inverse, the result is 1.

Solving for the additive inverse:

(add

Solving for the multiplicative inverse:

(divide both sides by