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Re: 1/(0.75-1)= [#permalink] New post 18 Sep 2012, 03:57
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Re: 1/(0.75-1)= [#permalink] New post 18 Sep 2012, 05:15
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\frac{1}{0.75-1}=

(A) -4
(B) -0.25
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(D) 0.75
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.75 - 1 = -0.25

So the expression becomes 1/(-0.25) = -100/25 = -4

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1/(0.75-1) = 1/0.25 = 4 (Option "E")


1/ (0.75-1) = 1/ (-0.25) = -4
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Re: 1/(0.75-1)= [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2014, 03:01
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\frac{1}{0.75-1}=

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(D) 0.75
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\frac{1}{0.75-1}=

1/(-0.25)

100/(-25)

-4
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Re: 1/(0.75-1)= [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2014, 03:37
The answer would be negative & an integer

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Re: 1/(0.75-1)= [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2014, 05:18
1/0.75 - 1 = -(1/0.25) = -4
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