Rounding up to 2dp

Welcome to the Math Salamanders Rounding Decimal Places worksheets.

Here you will find a selection of free printable rounding Worksheets,
which will help your child learn to round decimals to up to 2 decimal places.

When you are rounding a number to 2 decimal places, you are trying to reduce your decimal to the closest decimal with 2 decimal places.

How to round a number to 2dp (2 decimal places)

Look at the *3rd decimal digit* (the digit after the hundredths digit).

*if it is less than 5 then round the number down*by removing the decimal part of the number after the 2nd decimal place;*if it is 5 or more then round the number up*by adding one on to the hundredths digit and removing the rest of the decimal part of the number after this.

Examples

- 3.729 rounds up to 3.73 because the 3rd decimal digit is a 9.
- 18.1827 rounds down to 18.18 because the 3rd decimal digit is a 2.
- 27.625 rounds up to 27.63 because the 3rd decimal digit is a 5.

Here you will find a range of free printable math worksheets to help your child learn to round numbers to the nearest hundredth (or 2dp).

These sheets are carefully graded so that the easier sheets come first and give extra support.

Each sheets comes with a separate printable answer sheet.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- round numbers to 2 decimal places;
- solve rounding challenges;

All the free Rounding decimal places worksheets in this section support the Elementary Math Benchmarks.

The sheets in this section involve rounding to the nearest whole, rounding to the nearest tenth, and rounding to 2dp.

The sheets in this section are great for challenging your more able mathematicians.

The rounding numbers worksheets in this section involve rounding numbers to the nearest 10.

They are at a more basic level than those on this page.

The sheets on this webpage are at a harder level than those here.

They involve rounding numbers to a number of significant figures.

Take a look at some more of our worksheets similar to these.

On this webpage, you will find a larger selection of our rounding decimals challenges.

The challenges involve rounding numbers to the nearest 1, 0.1 or 0.01.

Each challenge involves using rounding knowledge and properties of numbers to work out the correct answer.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- apply their knowledge of rounding to the nearest one, tenth or hundredth;
- develop their problem solving skills;
- develop their understanding about decimal place value and properties of numbers.

In our Rounding Practice zone, you can practice rounding a range of numbers. You can round numbers to the nearest 10, 100 or even 1000. Want to round numbers to the nearest decimal place, you can do that too!

Select the numbers you want to practice with, and print out your results when you have finished.

You can also use the practice zone for benchmarking your performance, or using it with a group of children to gauge progress.

Here you will find a range of Free Printable Decimal Place Value Worksheets.

The following worksheets involve using and understanding decimal notation - tenths and hundredths.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- Understand decimals;
- Use place value notation with tenths and hundredths;

The free place value worksheets in this section support elementary math benchmarks.

Using these sheets will help your child learn to compare and order numbers with up to 2 decimal places.

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