What is the reciprocal of 1/2?
Reciprocal is a number that when multiplied by the original number gives the product as 1.
Answer: The multiplicative inverse or reciprocal of 1/2 is 2.
Let us find the reciprocal of 1/2.
To find the reciprocal of a fraction, interchange the numerator and denominator.
Hence, reciprocal of 1/2 is 2.
Note: Reciprocal is another word for the multiplicative inverse.