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Using a Calculator to Find Reciprocals of Numbers

In this worksheet, students practise finding reciprocals of numbers using a calculator.

'Using a Calculator to Find Reciprocals of Numbers' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Calculators/Technology for Accuracy

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about reciprocals.

The reciprocal of a number is 1 divided by the number. 

 

Example

The reciprocal of 20 is 1/20 = 0.05.

You can either work out 1 ÷ 20 or use the reciprocal button 1/x or x-1 on the calculator.

The reciprocal of 11 is 
 

 

(In this worksheet, write all your answers to 4 dps)

The reciprocal of 89 is 
 
The reciprocal of 87 is 
 
The reciprocal of 81 is 
 
The reciprocal of 62 is 
 
The reciprocal of 24 is 
 
The reciprocal of 76 is 
 
The reciprocal of 23 is 
 
The reciprocal of 34 is 
 
The reciprocal of 15 is 
 
  • Question 1
The reciprocal of 11 is 
 

 

(In this worksheet, write all your answers to 4 dps)

CORRECT ANSWER
0.0909
  • Question 2
The reciprocal of 89 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0112
  • Question 3
The reciprocal of 87 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0115
  • Question 4
The reciprocal of 81 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0123
  • Question 5
The reciprocal of 62 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0161
  • Question 6
The reciprocal of 24 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0417
  • Question 7
The reciprocal of 76 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0132
  • Question 8
The reciprocal of 23 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0435
  • Question 9
The reciprocal of 34 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0294
  • Question 10
The reciprocal of 15 is 
 
CORRECT ANSWER
0.0667
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