multiplicative inverse


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multiplicative inverse

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Noun1.multiplicative inverse - (mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; the multiplicative inverse of 7 is 1/7
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
inverse, opposite - something inverted in sequence or character or effect; "when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"
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The Eueler's Totiet [12] will be used to prove that every odd number has a multiplicative inverse modulo [2.
Then we can say that the first and last number in each subset is the multiplicative inverse of itself modulo [2.
Secondary school teachers may use this activity to consolidate their students' learning of certain concepts of matrices such as the algorithm for matrix multiplication and the concept of the multiplicative inverse of a matrix.