Posted by **nicole ** on Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 11:04pm.

ok so i have this math problem and it says to list the recipricol and i dont know what a recipricol

can you tell me what it is?

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**nicole **, Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 11:04pm
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**DBob222**, Saturday, April 10, 2010 at 11:08pm
The reciprocal of 3 is 1/3. The reciprocal of 5 is 1/5. The reciprocal of x is 1/x. The reciprocal of (x-3) is [1/(x-3)]

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**goose**, Sunday, April 11, 2010 at 1:37am
its one over the number or variable you are given as seen in the example given by dbob222. you are just switching the position of hte numerator and denominator

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