## Elementary Algebra

The reciprocal of $\dfrac{-3}{7}$ is: $=\dfrac{1}{\frac{-3}{7}} \\=1 \cdot \dfrac{7}{-3} \\=\dfrac{-7}{3}$ Thus, the given statement is false. Note, $\frac{7}{3}$ is the $\underline {opposite}$ reciprocal of $\frac{-3}{7}$.