ReteachCh1-1d - Write the multiplicative inverse of each...

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NAME _________________________________________ DATE ______________ PERIOD _______ Divide Rational Numbers Two numbers with a product of 1 are multiplicative inverses , or reciprocals , of each other. Example 1 Write the multiplicative inverse of . Write as an improper fraction. Since , the multiplicative inverse of is . To divide by a fraction, multiply by its multiplicative inverse. Example 2 Find . Write in simplest form. Multiply by the multiplicative inverse of , which is . Divide 6 and 3 by their GCF, 3. Multiply. Exercises
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Unformatted text preview: Write the multiplicative inverse of each number. 1. 2. Divide Rational Numbers http://glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/mathematics/0078916. .. 1 of 3 9/16/10 7:55 AM 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Divide. Write in simplest form. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. Divide Rational Numbers http://glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/mathematics/0078916. .. 2 of 3 9/16/10 7:55 AM 16. Chapter 1 27 Course 3 Divide Rational Numbers http://glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/mathematics/0078916. .. 3 of 3 9/16/10 7:55 AM...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course MTH 110 taught by Professor Helenius during the Winter '08 term at Grand Valley State University.

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