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Posted by **michael** on Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 7:40pm.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 7:46pmYou've rounded it to the nearest tenth.

Check this site for information about rounding decimals.

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**DrBob222**, Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 7:49pmYou don't seem to understand what is the tenths place, the hundredths place. etc.

On the left side of the decimal,

1 is the units place.

10 the 1 is in the tens place.

100 the 1 is in the hundreds place.

On the right side of the decimal,

0.1, the 1 is the tenths place.

0.01, the 1 is in the hundredths place.

0.001, the 1 is in the thousandths place.

So in the number 0.551, a five is in the tenths place, the next 5 is in the hundredths place, and the 1 is in the thousandths place. Therefore, to round to the hundredth, that means the second 5. So we look at the next number to the right, it is a 1, the 1 is less than 5 so it is dropped, and the answer is 0.55

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**Jesse**, Tuesday, September 16, 2008 at 6:21pmwhat is greater5.7 or 5.69

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**Megan**, Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 5:07pmwhat do u do when u have to round the demials with a nine? Thanks!Bye!

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