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In $3-7,$ write the reciprocal (multiplicative inverse) of each given number.$$8$$

$\frac{1}{8}$

Algebra

Chapter 2

THE RATIONAL NUMBERS

Section 1

Rational Numbers

Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Decimals

Equations and Inequalities

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So we're asked to find the reciprocal or the multiplication inverse of eight. So remember that anytime you have a whole number, it's the same as that number over one. So we're just flipping the numerator into the denominator denominator and to the numerator, so I get won over eight.

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