Method:
 Look at the decimals given.
 Round to the specified place.
Example: 3.34  Round to the nearest tenth.
Look at the number in the hundreths place, since it is 4 the number is decreased to the nearest tenths.
Answer: 3.3
Example: 4.575  Round to the nearest hundredth.
Look at the number in thousandths place, since it is 5, the number is increased to the nearest hundredths.
Answer: 4.58
Example: 8.7867  Round to the nearest thousandth.
Look at the number in ten thousandths place, since it is 7, the number is increased to the nearest thousandths.
Answer: 8.787
Examples of rounding numbers
Number  Nearest ten  Nearest hundred  Nearest thousand 
1555  1560  1600  2000 
79,455  79,460  79,500  79,000 
368  370  400  0 
1234  1230  1200  1000 
Examples of rounding decimals:
Number  Nearest tenth  Nearest hundredth  Nearest thousandth 
1.2346  1.2  1.23  1.235 
79.6479  79.6  79.65  79.648 
368.7462  368.7  368.75  368.746 
Directions: Round the following decimals to the given place. Also write atleast 5 examples for each of your own.
