# How do you round to the tenths place?

## How do you round to the tenths place?

To round a number to the nearest tenth , look at the next place value to the right (the hundredths). If it’s 4 or less, just remove all the digits to the right. If it’s 5 or greater, add 1 to the digit in the tenths place, and then remove all the digits to the right.

## What does it mean to round to the tenths place?

Answer: Rounding off a number to the nearest tenth means that you have to look or find the tenth which is closest to the given number and then write that as the rounded-off number.

How do you round to the nearest hundred?

The rule for rounding to the nearest hundred is to look at the tens digit. If it is 5 or more, then round up. If it is 4 or less, then round down. Basically,in each hundred, all numbers up to 49 round down and numbers from 50 to 99 round up to the next hundred.

### Where is the tenth place in a decimal?

If a number has a decimal point , then the first digit to the right of the decimal point indicates the number of tenths. For example, the decimal 0.3 is the same as the fraction 310 . The second digit to the right of the decimal point indicates the number of hundredths.

### What is place value?

Place value is the basis of our entire number system. This is the system in which the position of a digit in a number determines its value. In the standard system, called the base ten number system (or decimal system), each place represents ten times the value of the place to its right.

What number is in the tenths place?

The digit 9 comes right after the decimal point. Nine is in the tenths place….Tenths.

In expanded form:
42.9 = 4 tens and 2 ones and 9 tenths

## What does nearest tenth of a percent mean?

The nearest tenth means rounding to one number after the decimal place. To round, we must look at the number in the thousandths place, or the second number to the right of the decimal. If the number is 5 or greater, we increase the number in the tenths place by 1.

## What is the tenth place value?

What is 145 rounded to the nearest hundred?

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