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.
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.