What is 98 rounded to the nearest tens? 98 rounded to the nearest tens is 100

Here we will show you how to round off 98 to the nearest tens with step by step detailed solution

Rounding numbers means replacing that number with an approximate value that has a shorter, simpler, or more explicit representation.

To round off the decimal number 98 to the nearest tens , follow these steps:

- Find the digit at the tens place,

= 9 in the 98 - Find the digit on the exact right of the tens place, Round up if this number is greater than or equal to 5 and round down if it is less than 5

= 8 in the 98 - Since 8 is greater than or equal to 5, the tens place digit 9 would be increased by 1,

= 9+1 = 10 - You need to carry the 1 and add it to the left digit of the tens place. Each digit after becomes a zero, including digit at tens place

Therefore, the number 98 rounded to the nearest tens is 100

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