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1 D. MyMathLab 1 . a 3. The additive inverse of a is InterAct Math Tutorial Software A. Ϫa B. 0 C. 1 D. 1 . a AW Math Tutor Center MathXL Digital Video Tutor CD 1/Videotape 1 2. The identity element for multiplication is A. Ϫa B. 0 C. 1 D. 4. The multiplicative inverse of a, where a 0, is A. Ϫa B. 0 C. 1 D. Complete each statement. 5. The multiplication property of 0 says that the is . 1 . a of 0 and any real number An Addison-Wesley product. Copyright © 2004 Pearson Education, Inc. 1 . a 38 CHAPTER 1 Review of the Real Number System 6.

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As mentioned there, another name for reciprocal is multiplicative inverse. This is similar to the idea of an additive inverse. Thus, 4 and 41 are multiplicative inverses, as are Ϫ 23 and Ϫ 32 . ) We can extend these properties of arithmetic, the inverse properties of addition and multiplication, to the real numbers of algebra. Inverse Properties For any real number a, there is a single real number Ϫa, such that and a ؉ (؊a) ‫ ؍‬0 ؊a ؉ a ‫ ؍‬0. The inverse “undoes” addition with the result 0. 1 For any nonzero real number a, there is a single real number a such that 1 1 aؒ ‫؍‬1 and ؒ a ‫ ؍‬1.