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Welcome to the Math Salamanders Rounding Decimals collection.

Here you will find a selection of free printable rounding Worksheets,
which will help your child learn to round decimals to the nearest whole number.

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Rounding to the nearest whole number

When you are rounding a number to the nearest whole number, you are trying to find out which whole number (or integer) your number is closest to.

How to round a number to the nearest integer (whole number)

Look at the **tenths** digit (the digit after the decimal point).

**if it is less than 5 then round the number down**by removing the decimal part of the number;**if it is 5 or more then round the number up**by adding one on to the ones digit and removing the decimal part of the number.

Examples

- 3.8 rounds up to 4 because the tenths digit is an 8.
- 6.29 rounds down to 6 because the tenths digit is a 2.
- 12.527 rounds up to 13 because the tenths 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 one.

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 the nearest one;
- solve rounding challenges;
- position decimals on a number line.

All the free Rounding Worksheets in this section support the Elementary Math Benchmarks.

Rounding Worksheets to the nearest whole

Decimal Rounding Challenges to the nearest whole

The sheets in this section focus on rounding to the nearest whole.

Looking for something easier?

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.

Looking for something harder?

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

They involve rounding numbers to the nearest tenth and whole, or to a number of significant figures.

Rounding Decimals Challenges

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.

All the rounding challenges support elementary math benchmarks.

Decimal Place Value Worksheets

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.

Ordering Decimals

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

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