# Decimals: Place Value And Rounding Homework Assignment (Tuesday, April 5, 2016)

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• 1.

• A.

0.100

• B.

0.200

• C.

0.000

• D.

0.040

C. 0.000
• 2.

### Round 2.346 to the nearest hundreths.

• A.

2.300

• B.

2.340

• C.

2.330

• D.

2.350

D. 2.350
Explanation
To round 2.346 to the nearest hundredths, we look at the digit in the thousandths place, which is 4. Since 4 is greater than or equal to 5, we round up the hundredths place. Therefore, the nearest hundredths to 2.346 is 2.350.

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• 3.

### Round 5.213 to nearest tenths.

• A.

5.200

• B.

5.210

• C.

5.300

• D.

5.000

A. 5.200
Explanation
The given question asks to round the number 5.213 to the nearest tenths. The tenths place in 5.213 is 1. Since the digit in the hundredths place (3) is less than 5, we round down. Therefore, the number 5.213 rounded to the nearest tenths is 5.200.

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• 4.

### Round 0.171 to nearest tenth.

• A.

0.100

• B.

0.170

• C.

0.200

• D.

0.107

B. 0.170
Explanation
To round a number to the nearest tenth, we look at the digit in the hundredth place, which is 1 in this case. Since 1 is less than 5, we round down. Therefore, the nearest tenth for 0.171 is 0.170.

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• 5.

### Round 8.877 to nearest whole number.

• A.

8.900

• B.

8.800

• C.

8.870

• D.

8.000

A. 8.900
Explanation
To round 8.877 to the nearest whole number, we look at the digit in the tenths place, which is 8. Since 8 is greater than or equal to 5, we round up the whole number. Therefore, the nearest whole number to 8.877 is 9. The answer 8.900 represents this rounded value.

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