# Inverse Operation

## Inverse Operation

Operation that cancels out the result of another operation.

Generally, we talk about inverse operations.

### Examples

• The addition and subtraction of real numbers are inverse operations.
(6 + 4)  – 4 = 6
• The multiplication and division of real numbers are inverse operations.
(10 × 4) ÷ 4 = 10
• Squaring and finding the square root of real numbers are inverse operations.
$$\sqrt{{(4)^2}}$$ = 4