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>** Rounding Numbers to the Nearest Ten Thousand** <

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number to the right is 5 or more, increase the place

value number by one and make the remaining

numbers zero.

value number the same and make the remaining

numbers to the right zeroes.

Example: **Round 53,364 to the nearest ten thousand.**

The number is 3. Three is 4 or less, so we round down.

Example 2: **Round 56,364 to the nearest ten thousand.**

Look to the right of the ten thousands place.

The number is 6. Six is 5 or more, so we round up.

The number is 6. Six is 5 or more, so we round up.

56,664 = 60,000 ( Round to the nearest thousand)