# Methods of Rounding Numbers

(KS2, Year 4)

## Rounding Numbers (Interactive Mathematics Lesson)

Use this**interactive widget**to see how the different methods of rounding numbers affect your number.

**Step 1.**Click on the number below to select which number to round.**Step 2.**Select the method of rounding from the list below.
(Remember that the different methods for rounding often give the same results. Therefore, your number will not always change.)

**Select the method for rounding**:

Round Half Up | |

Round Half Down | |

Round to Floor | |

Round to Ceiling | |

Round Half Away from 0 | |

Round Half Towards 0 | |

Round Half to Even | |

Round Half to Odd | |

Round Half Randomly |

## This is the Round Half Up Method

Here are some simple examples of the Round Half Up method:Examples2.6 2.5 2.4 -2.4 -2.5 -2.6 |
"Round Half Up"becomes 3 becomes 3 becomes 2 becomes -2 becomes -2 becomes -3 |

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