if dX/dY is the rate of change of X with respect to Y(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

say that dX/dY = 3

now would it be correct if i say that the rate of change of Y with respect to X = 1/3 = dY/dX ?

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# The reciprocal of a derivative

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