Inverse Property: Definition & Examples


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Which of the following describes the additive inverse property for real numbers?

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1. Which of the following describes the multiplicative inverse property for real numbers?

2. What should be the sum of a real number and its inverse, according to the additive inverse property?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will gauge your understanding of the inverse property. The quiz will also assess your comprehension of concepts like the additive identity property and the multiplicative identity property.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to:

  • Identify the sum and inverse of a real number according to the additive inverse property
  • Determine the product of a real nonzero number
  • Identify the inverse of a real nonzero number and its inverse according to the multiplicative inverse property

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the inverse property
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve multiplicative and additive inverse practice problems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the properties of numbers

Additional Learning

To learn more about inverse property: definition and examples, review the lesson that covers the following objectives:

  • Define additive inverse property
  • Understand the inverse property formulas
  • Identify the additive property for real numbers
  • Describe the multiplicative identity property for real numbers