# What is the opposite and reciprocal of 6?

The opposite of 6 is -6, and the reciprocal of 6 is 1/6.

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The opposite of 6 is

the reciprocal of 6 is

The opposite (sometimes more technically called the additive inverse) is the value which when added to a specified value gives a sum of 0.

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The opposite of 6 is -6, and the reciprocal of 6 is 1/6.

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