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## How do you round a number to 1 decimal place?

To round to a decimal place:

- look at the first digit after the decimal point if rounding to one decimal place or the second digit for two decimal places.
- draw a vertical line to the right of the place value digit that is required.
- look at the next digit.
- if it’s 5 or more, increase the previous digit by one.

**What is the number 42.763 rounded to 1 decimal place?**

It is 42.8 rounded to one decimal place.

### What is an example of one decimal place?

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. For example, the decimal 3.26 is the same as the mixed number 326100 . (Note that the first digit to the left of the decimal point is the ones digit.)

**What is a percentage to one decimal place?**

To convert a percentage to a decimal, divide by 100. So 25% is 25/100, or 0.25. To convert a decimal to a percentage, multiply by 100 (just move the decimal point 2 places to the right). For example, 0.065 = 6.5% and 3.75 = 375%. Rounding decimals to a certain accuracy or number of decimal places.

#### What are 2 decimal places?

“Two decimal places” is the same as “the nearest hundredth”. “Three decimal places” is the same as “the nearest thousandth.” So, for example, if you are asked to round 3.264 to two decimal places it means the same as if your are asked to round 3.264 to the nearest hundredth.

**What is 65 as a decimal?**

65/100 as a decimal is 0.65.

## What does two decimal places look like?

Rounding to a certain number of decimal places 4.737 rounded to 2 decimal places would be 4.74 (because it would be closer to 4.74). 4.735 is halfway between 4.73 and 4.74, so it is rounded up: 4.735 rounded to 2 decimal places is 4.74.

**What does 2 decimal places look like?**

If we want to round 4.732 to 2 decimal places, it will either round to 4.73 or 4.74. 4.732 rounded to 2 decimal places would be 4.73 (because it is the nearest number to 2 decimal places). 4.737 rounded to 2 decimal places would be 4.74 (because it would be closer to 4.74).

### What is rounding to 3 decimal places?

Rounding to three decimal places (i.e. up to thousandth place in decimal) means that the number should not have any digit from fourth place onwards. As the digits 759458 are more than half i.e. 500000 , rounding them means the digit in thousandth place would have to increased by one.

**What is 65 over 100 as a decimal?**

#### What is 70% as a decimal?

Percent to decimal conversion table

Percent | Decimal |
---|---|

40% | 0.4 |

50% | 0.5 |

60% | 0.6 |

70% | 0.7 |