bartleby
search
close search
Hit Return to see all results

true or false Every real number has a multiplicative inverse.

Question

true or false Every real number has a multiplicative inverse.

check_circleAnswer
Step 1

Let us consider a real number x. If r is its multiplicative inverse then we have, x*r = 1. In other words, multiplicative inverse of x, if exists, is given as, r = 1/x.

There’s more to the solution above. Sign up now to see!

Sign Up

Not ready to register yet? Check out a sample Q&A here.

Stuck on your homework?

Get expertly curated answers to your homework questions for just $9.99/month

Get As ASAP
Tagged in

Math

Algebra

Numbers

Sorry about that. What wasn’t helpful?