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Round Numbers to the Nearest Ten

In this worksheet, students will round numbers to the nearest 10 before multiplying to find an estimated answer.

'Round Numbers to the Nearest Ten' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Rounding for Answers/Accuracy

Popular topics:   Rounding worksheets, Estimation worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

In this activity, we will round numbers to the nearest ten to estimate the answer to multiplication problems.



Estimate the answer by rounding the numbers to the nearest 10 before multiplying.


Remember to round down if the ones are 1, 2, 3 or 4. If the ones are 5, 6, 7, 8 or 9 round up!


78 x 43



78 x 43




Remember, to work out 80 x 40, we work out 8 x 4 x 10 x 10 = 32 x 100 = 3,200.


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