## TOOL: ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST THOUSAND CALCULATOR

#### ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST THOUSAND CALCULATOR

15736 rounded to the nearest thousand is:

16000

SOLUTION

The result is 16000.

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## INFORMATION

The value of the hundreds digit determines the direction of rounding. If the hundreds digit is less than 5 (0, 1, 2, 3, or 4), the number is rounded down; if it is 5 or greater (5, 6, 7, 8, or 9), the number is rounded up.

In rounding down, all digits to the right of the thousands digit are set to zero.

In rounding up, additionally, 1000 is added to that number.

### WHAT IS ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST THOUSAND CALCULATOR?

Rounding to the nearest thousand calculator,

• Rounds the entered number to the closest thousand and
• Illustrates all solution steps.

### HOW TO USE ROUNDING TO THE NEAREST THOUSAND CALCULATOR?

You can use the rounding to the nearest thousand calculator in two ways.

• #### USER INPUTS

You can enter a number (whole or decimal) to the input box, and click on the "CALCULATE" button. The result and explanations appaer below the calculator

• #### RANDOM INPUTS

You can click on the DIE ICON next to the input box. If you use this property, a random number is generated and entered to the calculator, automatically. You can see the result and explanations below the calculator. You can create your own examples and practice using this property.

• #### CLEARING THE INPUT BOXES

To find approximation of some other numbers you can clear the input box by clicking on the CLEAR button under the input box.

• #### COPYING & DOWNLOADING THE SOLUTION

• You can copy the generated solution by clicking on the "Copy Text" link, appaers under the solution panel.

• Even you can download the solution as an image file with .jpg extension if you click on the "Download Solution" link at the bottom of the solution panel. You can share the downloaded image file.