. Multiplicative inverse of 0 is


A: 1/0

B: 0

C: Does not exist

D: 0/0

 

Best Answer

Explanation: The reciprocal of a number is known as its multiplicative inverse since the product of any rational number and its reciprocal is equal to 1. 

Thus, every number has a reciprocal except 0 since 1/0 is undefined or does not exist.

Hence, the multiplicative inverse of 0 does not exist.

Final Answer: Option (C) does not exist is correct.

That is the multiplicative inverse of 0 does not exist.

 

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