# How do you find the reciprocal of -14/23?

Jul 3, 2017

#### Answer:

$- \frac{23}{14}$

#### Explanation:

The reciprocal of a fraction keeps the same sign but is flipped. The numerator becomes the denominator and the denominator becomes the numerator.

Another way to think about it is that the product of the reciprocal of a fraction and the original one will always be equal to $1$.

The reciprocal is $- \frac{23}{14}$