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Q: Can the reciprocal of a mixed number be another mixed number?

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Change it into a mixed number then take the reciprocol of it.

Convert them to improper fractions.

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Take its reciprocal, and then simplify it

Convert the mixed number into an improper (top-heavy) fraction first. Then swap the numerator and denominator.

*divide transform the mixed number into a fraction and then divide like a normal fraction (multiply by reciprocal).

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0.15 = 15/100 = 3/20 so its reciprocal is 20/3 = 62/3

A mixed number must have an integer part (and a fractional part). Consequently, a mixed number must be greater than one. The reciprocal of a number greater than one is less than one (and conversely) since the two, when multiplied together, make 1.

It is another positive rational number. The reciprocal of p/q is q/p.

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