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.

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## How do you round to the nearest tenth?

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 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.

### What is the tenth place?

The tenths place is immediately to the right of the decimal point. After rounding to the nearest tenth, this will be the final digit in your number. For now, just underline this digit. Example 1: In the number 7.86, the 8 is in the tenths place.

**How do you round to the nearest tenth in 5th grade?**

Rounding to the nearest tenth

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

#### How do you find the number in the tenths place?

The first digit after the decimal represents the tenths place. The next digit after the decimal represents the hundredths place.

**How do you find the tenths place of a whole number?**

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.

## How do you find the tenths place?

The first digit after the decimal represents the tenths place. The next digit after the decimal represents the hundredths place. The remaining digits continue to fill in the place values until there are no digits left.