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the inverse of addition is subtraction and the inverse of multiplication is division. Of course, multiplication is just repeated addition so division is just repeated subtraction!

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What is the inverse operation of addition and multiplication?

The inverse operation of addition is subtraction. The inverse multiplication by a number other than 0 is division. Multiplication by 0 does not have an inverse operation.


What is the inverse of subtraction?

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What does inverse mean in arithmetic?

"opposite" operation. The inverse of subtraction is addition; the inverse operation of multiplication is division.


How are the four basic operations related to one another?

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What do you call addition subtraction multiplication and division?

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Addition is the inverse operation of subtraction and multiplication is the inverse operation of division. The word inverse means "opposite".


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