Negative reciprocals are exactly what they sound like. They are the
- negative
- the reciprocal
Examples
Original Number | Its negative Reciprocal |
$$ \frac{3}{4} $$ | $$ - \frac{4}{3} $$ |
$$ \frac{5}{6} $$ | $$ - \frac{6}{5} $$ |
$$ \frac{-2}{3} $$ | $$ - \frac{3}{2} $$ |
$$ -\frac{11}{4} $$ | $$ \frac{4}{11} $$ |
3 | $$ -\frac{1}{3} $$ |
-2 | $$ \frac{1}{2} $$ |