# What is the opposite of 6?

Asked By: Hamsa Etourneau | Last Updated: 7th February, 2020

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**opposite of 6**is (−**6**) ; the reciprocal of**6**is (1**6**) .Also question is, what is the opposite of 6 on the number line?

The **opposite** of the **opposite** of negative **6** is negative **6** because the **opposite of 6** is **6**. The **opposite of 6** is **6**.

Also, what is the opposite of the opposite of 10? The **opposite of 10** is -**10**.

Beside above, what is the opposite of in math?

The **opposite** of a number is just the number on the **opposite** side of zero on the number line. The **opposite** of a is -a. The **opposite** of -a is a. Check it out: The **opposite** of 5 is -5.

What is the opposite of the opposite of 1 2?

Answer and Explanation: The **opposite** reciprocal of **1/2** is -2/1, which can also be written as -2. To find this, first determine the reciprocal by flipping the fraction **1/2**