# How are multiplication and division related?

Division is multiplication of the inverse. The inverse of a being a^-1 or 1/a.

For example, 20 divided by five is the same as 20 times 5^-1, or 20*(1/5)=4

### How is multiplication is related by division?

Multiplication is the inverse operation to division.

### How is multiplication and division related?

Division by a number is the inverse operation to multiplication by the number (and vice versa).

### How multiplication and division related?

Multiplication and division are related because they are the inverse of each other. 9 x 4 = 36 36/4 = 9

### What is a set of related addition-subtraction or multiplication-division sentences?

A set of related addition-subtraction or multiplication-division sentences is a fact family.

### How can knowing that multiplication is repeated addition and division is repeated subtraction help you understand that multiplication and division are related?

the whole reason is this: multiplication is adding to that number in groups and division is subtracting from a number in groups.

### How is multiplication and division the same?

They are not the same: they are similar. Division is the inverse operation. Division by x (where x is non-zero) is the same as multiplication by (1/x). So the operations are related but that does not make them the same.

### Why is multipication and division related?

Division is the inverse operation of multiplication. If a x b = c, then c / b = a. Also, division by a number can be defined as the multiplication by the number's reciprocal. Thus, a / b is the same as a x (1/b).

### How are the rules for multiplication and division integers the same?

They are not the same! The set of integers is closed under multiplication but not under division. Multiplication is commutative, division is not. Multiplication is associative, division is not.

### How are the four basic operations related to one another?

Subtraction is the inverse operation to addition. Multiplication is repeated addition.Division is the inverse of multiplication.

### How are multiplication and division of whole numbers related?

Multiplication and division are opposites, therefore by multiplying/dividing, you can use the other one to check your answer. say 2x2=4. if you didnt know that for sure (which you should,) you could go like 4/2=2. that means they are related

### What is the relationship between multiplication and division?

Division is the inverse operation to multiplication (except by 0). Multiplication by a number is equivalent to division by its reciprocal.

### How do you Relate Division to Multiplication?

Division is the inverse operation to multiplication. Division by a number (other than zero) is the same as multiplication by its reciprocal.

### Is multiplication before division in order of operations?

"Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication and Division, and Addition and Subtraction." Therefore multiplication and division are equal.

### How can you use inverse operations to write related multiplication and division sentences?

Because multiplying is the inverse of dividing

### What is a set of related multiplication and division sentences using the same numbers called?

i dont know eather

### What conclusions can you make about relation of division and multiplication?

Division is the inverse operation to multiplication.

### If a division answer is a quotient then what is a multiplication answer?

The result of multiplication is the "product", regardless of what the result of division is called.

### How do multiplication and division undo each other?

how does multiplication and division undo each other

### Does division and multiplication involve negatives?

Not by necessity, but multiplication and division are defined for negative numbers.

### Is distributive property a multiplication or division word?

multiplication: the opposite (division) property is factoring

### What is another name for multiplication or division?

Multiplication is finding the product Division is finding the quotient

### How does each multiplication problem compare its corresponding division problem?

If A times B = C and C is not 0, then the related division problems are C/A = B and C/B = A.

### How is the multiplication of fractions and division of fractioms alike and different?

Division is the multiplication by the reciprocal or multiplicative inverse. In simpler language, to divide by a fraction change the division sign to multiplication and flip the fraction.

### Multiplication is the opposite or what of a division problem and gt?

Multiplication is the inverse operation of division when the latter is defined.

### What is the name for multiplication and division?

I would just call them "multiplication" and "division". Both are examples of arithmetic operations.

### Opposite to multiplication?

Is this asking for what the opposite of multiplication is? Division..?

### Can multiplication help with division?

yes multiplication can help with division because if you find the answer to a multiplication problem use the answer to get the divison.Exanple:32divided by4=8=8x4=32

### What is different between multiplication and division of vector by a number?

There is no real difference between the two operations. Division by a scalar (a number) is the same as multiplication by its reciprocal. Thus, division by 14 is the same as multiplication by (1/14).

### Do architects use math operations of multiplication and and division in their work?

Yes they use multiplication and division to measure geometry

### How are decimals and fractions related to division?

Decimals and fractions are ways of representing numbers. Division is an arithmetic operation between two numbers (and the inverse of the multiplication operation). One form of writing the division operation looks like a fraction.

### Is Division is the reverse of multiplication?

no,factorization is the reverse process of multiplication

### What is to separate into equal groups the opposite operation of multiplication?

Division. Division. Division. Division.

### How do you learn division?

by using multiplication backwards Division is the opposite of multiplication. It is the equivalent of when you diminish a number by multiplying it by a fraction or a decimal.

### Why you can use multiplication to check a division problem?

multiplication is the Inverse operation of division so it could be used to check my work

### How division related multiplication?

It's the inverse operation. 3 times 4 equals 12 12 divided by 4 equals 3

### How are exponential and log functions related?

One is the inverse of the other, just like the arc-sine is the inverse of the sine, or division is the inverse of multiplication.

### Subtraction is a form of addition and division is a form of multiplication give as example?

nope. Multiplication is a form of addition. Division is a form of subtraction.

### Why do you use the Division Property of Equality to solve an equation with multiplication?

Because you need to use inverse operations and the opposite of multiplication is division.

### I am operations that undo each other like multiplication and division?

There is one operation like multiplication and division. Adding and subtraction is the same.

### What is the fundamental operation of integers?

Parenthesis Exponent Multiplication Division Addition Subtraction PEMDAS ( the multiplication and division is based on which of them comes FIRST )

### What are the symbols for division and multiplication in Excel?

The front slash is used for division and the asterisk for multiplication. So for example: =A1/A2*A3

### How do multiplication and division of rational number relate to one another?

Division by a non-zero rational number is equivalent to multiplication by its reciprocal.

### How do you identify multiplication from division?

Because multiplication is adding and divison is subtracting

### What is the opposite of multiplication?

The opppsite operation of multiplication of division; and vice versa.