# What is the reciprocal of 3/5?

Reciprocal is a number which when multiplied to the given number gives the product 1.

## Answer: The multiplicative inverse or reciprocal of 3/5 is 5/3.

Let us find the reciprocal of 3/5.

**Explanation:**

To find the reciprocal of a fraction, interchange the numerator and denominator.

Hence, reciprocal of 3/5 is 5/3.

Note: Reciprocal is another word for the multiplicative inverse.