# How do you find the reciprocal of 6?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 24, 2016

#### Answer:

The reciprocal of

#### Explanation:

Another name for a 'reciprocal' is a 'multiplicative inverse', or 'multiplying opposite'

When you multiply any number by its reciprocal, they cancel each other out and you are left with a product of

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This is the same for whole numbers as well:

The reciprocal of