Definition of

# Multiplicative Inverse

Another name for Reciprocal.

What you multiply by a number to get 1

In other words, when you multiply a number by its "Multiplicative Inverse" you get 1.

Example: 8 × (1/8) = 1

What you multiply by a number to get 1

In other words, when you multiply a number by its "Multiplicative Inverse" you get 1.

Example: 8 × (1/8) = 1

See: Reciprocal

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