# Simplify 8^{-1}

Simplify ${8}^{-1}$
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hysgubwyri3
The negative sign tells you to take the reciprocal of 8 which is $\frac{1}{8}$
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Kayla Kline
You should flip $\frac{8}{1}$ into $\frac{1}{8}$
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karton

We can simplify it only by flipping it to $\frac{1}{8}$ and get this fraction form.