Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.7 Multiplication and Division of Real Numbers - 1.7 Exercise Set - Page 59: 127


Yes. The reciprocals are: $\frac{1}{x}$ and $\frac{1}{-x}=-\frac{1}{x}$

Work Step by Step

The two numbers $x$ and $-x$ are opposite of each other. Their reciprocals are: $\frac{1}{x}$ and $\frac{1}{-x}=-\frac{1}{x}$ They are also opposites of each other.
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