Enter any fraction into the reciprocal calculator. The calculator will return the reciprocal of that fraction, as well as the decimal value.
The following formula is used to calculate the reciprocal of a fraction.
Reciprocal of X/Y = Y/X
As can be see from the equation above, the reciprocal is another word for opposite.
A reciprocal is the displaying of a fraction with the previous denominator as the numerator and numerator as the denominator.
Let’s take a look at a few examples of a reciprocal
Reciprocal of 5/6 = 6/5
Reciprocal of 7/11 = 11/7
Reciprocal of 1/2 = 2/1
Reciprocal of 20/5 = 5/20
Reciprocal of 3/2 = 2/3
Reciprocal of 1000/2 = 2/1000
Reciprocal of 123/6 = 6/123