Worksheet: Rounding Fractions and Mixed Numbers
In this worksheet, we will practice rounding fractions and mixed numbers to the nearest whole number, half, or quarter.
Round to the nearest thousandth.
Round to the nearest hundredth.
Which of the following numbers does NOT belong with the others after rounding to the nearest half?
Mrs. Matthew wants to clean her house. She needs gallons of detergent, based on the apartment’s area. Should she round gallons up or down when deciding on the amount of detergent she needs?
A store sells gift boxes in different lengths. Jennifer measured the length of the gift she wants to give to her friend to be inches. Should she buy the 8-inch box or the 9-inch box?
- AThe 9-inch box
- BThe 8-inch box
Which of the following are three mixed numbers with different denominators that each round up to ?
- A, ,
- B, ,
- C, ,
- D, ,
- E, ,
Elizabeth is buying a tablecloth for her dining table. Given that the table top measures feet by feet, determine, to the nearest half foot, the dimensions of the tablecloth she should buy.
- A8 ft by 2 ft
- B ft by ft
- C ft by 3 ft
- D ft by ft
- E9 ft by ft
Jennifer wants to frame her painting whose dimensions are by inches. The frames come in two different sizes: 7 by 11 inches and 8 by 11 inches. Which frame should Jennifer use?
- A8 in by 11 in
- B7 in by 11 in
Charlotte is making birthday cards. She is using envelopes that are by inches. To the nearest half inch, how large can she make her cards?
- A6 in by 5 in
- B5 in by 4 in
- C in by in
- D in by in
- E in by in
Isabella is buying a new desk for her new office. The width of her office door is inches. Should she round it up or down to guarantee that the desk fits through the door?
Charlotte wants to frame a photo. The frame she bought is by inches. Determine, to the nearest half inch, how large she should print the photo.
A study has a ceiling feet high. Determine, to the nearest half foot, the tallest possible bookcase that can fit in the study.
- A ft
- B ft
- C11 ft
- D ft
- E10 ft
to the nearest .
Round to the nearest whole number.