# What is absolute value reciprocal of 1 over 5?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 7, 2017

5

#### Explanation:

A reciprocal number is a number by which a given number must be multiplied to get a result of one.

What this means is that a number multiplied by its reciprocal will always equal 1.

Usually what we do is simply flip the fraction over. So...

Flip

The absolute value of

absolute value is asking us to make the number non-negative.

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