Imaginary Number/Conjugate question

The problem is:

1/1+i

(1 over 1 plus i)

The answer I have is: 1 - i / 2

(1 minus i over 2)

However the answer in the book is: 1/2 - 1/2 * i

(one half minus one half i)

Is my answer the same as the books answer or am I missing a step somewhere?

Re: Imaginary Number/Conjugate question

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**gurrry** The problem is:

1/1+i

(1 over 1 plus i)

The answer I have is: 1 - i / 2

(1 minus i over 2)

However the answer in the book is: 1/2 - 1/2 * i

(one half minus one half i)

Is my answer the same as the books answer or am I missing a step somewhere?

Re: Imaginary Number/Conjugate question

This should not be causing you confusion!