3rd math

how do you estimate 962 ?
next one is 132 ?

i'm kind of confuse on these problem.

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1. So am I (confused). How close does the estimate have to be?

Since you already know the exact number, estimating it doesn't make much sense.

If this is an exercise in rounding off numbers, they should have called it that.

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