# Rounding Decimals

Skill:

Round decimals to a given place value; round fractions and mixed numbers to a whole number or a given fractional place value.

# Rounding Decimals

Round decimals to a given place value. Drop a ball over a number line and observe the rounded value where it lands.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections. *

### Open-ended question 1

When rounding to the nearest whole number, what is the largest decimal value that can round down to 1?

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### Open-ended question 2

What is the smallest decimal value that would round up to 1?

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