There are 6 NRICH Mathematical resources connected to Inverses, you may find related items under Calculations and Numerical Methods.Broad Topics > Calculations and Numerical Methods > Inverses
Tom and Ben visited Numberland. Use the maps to work out the number of points each of their routes scores.
Two children made up a game as they walked along the garden paths. Can you find out their scores? Can you find some paths of your own?
Choose a symbol to put into the number sentence.
This Sudoku requires you to do some working backwards before working forwards.
The binary operation * for combining sets is defined as the union of two sets minus their intersection. Prove the set of all subsets of a set S together with the binary operation * forms a group.
Explore the properties of some groups such as: The set of all real numbers excluding -1 together with the operation x*y = xy + x + y. Find the identity and the inverse of the element x.