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two numbers are reciprocals of each other and one of them is four times as large as the other. what are the two numbers?

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    n= 4(1/N)

    n(n)=4
    n=-+2

    so we have 2,1/2 as the numbers, or -2, -1/2 as the numbers.

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    thanks....I haven't even been shown that way to figure it out. Thanks so much!

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    hi my name mickey as u can see am smarter than a 5 grade ok and am in the 6 grade so know u now ok

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    What. Do you do differently to solve these two subtraction problems

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