Posted by **Becky** on Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 2:40pm.

Solve the problem. Round to the nearest unit.

584 is 12.2% of what?

I got 47.868852459016 (on the calculator) Just wanted to know if I rounded to the nearest unit correctly. When I rounded I got 4787?

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 2:52pm
You're right! :-)

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**Jen**, Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 3:32pm
47.87, I think you mean. Doesn't nearest unit mean to round to the nearest whole number though? (48)

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 3:51pm
Jen, I think you misread the problem.

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 3:57pm
Becky -- The answer on your calculator should be:

584/0.122 = 4786.8852

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