To find the reciprocal, choose the type of the number then enter the values in the reciprocal calculator.

The reciprocal calculator is a math tool that finds the reciprocal of different types of numbers. It can find the reciprocal of:

- Number
- Decimal
- Fraction
- Mixed Fraction

To see the calculation process step-by-step, click “**Show More **after calculating the reciprocal.”

## What is a reciprocal?

The reciprocal of a number is calculated by taking the same number under division to 1. Such as the reciprocal of number **13 **is **1 over 13** (1/13).

## How to find the reciprocal?

You can use the reciprocal fraction calculator or solve it by yourself. To learn how to find the reciprocal of different numbers, continue reading.

**Reciprocal of decimal numbers:**

It is easy to find the reciprocal of numbers and integers but when they have a decimal point, it is a little different.

**Example**

Find the reciprocal of **1.34**.

**Solution:**

**Step 1: **Make it a numerator by placing one in the fraction.

**Step 2:** Swap the numerator and denominator.

**Step 3:** Convert the decimal to fraction.

**Step 4:** Solve.

You can solve it more to find the decimal point value.

**Reciprocal of fractions:**

In the previous example, you can see how to find the reciprocal of a simple fraction. Just swap places of the values and that’s it. For mixed fractions, see the example ahead.

**Example**

What is the reciprocal of195?

**Solution:**

**Step 1:** Convert the mixed fraction to a simple fraction.

**Step 2:** Invert the fraction.

If you want then you can solve to get a decimal number value in step 3.