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.

Q1:

Round 4 3 7 to the nearest half.

  • A 1 2
  • B0
  • C1

Q2:

Round 1 7 3 6 to the nearest quarter.

  • A 1 4
  • B0
  • C 3 4
  • D 1 2
  • E1

Q3:

Round 7 4 , 4 9 1 1 0 , 0 0 0 to the nearest thousandth.

Q4:

Round 6 9 1 5 0 0 to the nearest hundredth.

Q5:

Which of the following numbers does NOT belong with the others after rounding to the nearest half?

  • A 2 5 6
  • B 3 7 8
  • C 3 1 7
  • D 2 4 5

Q6:

Round 6 1 1 0 to the nearest half.

  • A6
  • B7
  • C 6 1 2

Q7:

Mrs. Matthew wants to clean her house. She needs 7 1 4 gallons of detergent, based on the apartment’s area. Should she round 7 1 4 gallons up or down when deciding on the amount of detergent she needs?

  • Aup
  • Bdown

Q8:

Michael ran 3 3 8 miles along the river. Determine the number of miles he ran rounded to the nearest half mile.

  • A 4 mi
  • B 3 1 4 mi
  • C 3 1 2 mi
  • D 3 mi
  • E 3 3 4 mi

Q9:

A store sells gift boxes in different lengths. Jennifer measured the length of the gift she wants to give to her friend to be 8 1 1 6 inches. Should she buy the 8-inch box or the 9-inch box?

  • A The 8-inch box
  • B The 9-inch box

Q10:

Which of the following are three mixed numbers with different denominators that each round up to 8 1 2 ?

  • A 8 1 6 , 8 1 9 , 8 1 7
  • B 8 1 3 , 8 3 7 , 8 4 9
  • C 8 4 5 , 8 8 9 , 8 7 8
  • D 8 2 5 , 8 1 6 , 8 8 9
  • E 8 4 7 , 8 1 9 , 8 8 9

Q11:

Elizabeth is buying a tablecloth for her dining table. Given that the table top measures 8 1 5 feet by 2 3 4 feet, determine, to the nearest half foot, the dimensions of the tablecloth she should buy.

  • A 8 3 4 ft by 2 3 4 ft
  • B 9 ft by 2 1 2 ft
  • C 8 1 2 ft by 3 ft
  • D 8 1 4 ft by 2 1 4 ft
  • E 8 ft by 2 ft

Q12:

Jennifer wants to frame her painting whose dimensions are 7 1 6 by 1 0 3 4 inches. The frames come in two different sizes: 7 by 11 inches and 8 by 11 inches. Which frame should Jennifer use?

  • A 8 in by 11 in
  • B 7 in by 11 in

Q13:

Charlotte is making birthday cards. She is using envelopes that are 5 7 8 by 4 7 8 inches. To the nearest half inch, how large can she make her cards?

  • A 5 1 2 in by 4 1 2 in
  • B 5 1 4 in by 4 1 4 in
  • C 5 in by 4 in
  • D 5 3 4 in by 4 3 4 in
  • E 6 in by 5 in

Q14:

Isabella is buying a new desk for her new office. The width of her office door is 3 5 7 8 inches. Should she round it up or down to guarantee that the desk fits through the door?

  • Adown
  • Bup

Q15:

Charlotte wants to frame a photo. The frame she bought is 8 5 7 by 5 4 9 inches. Determine, to the nearest half inch, how large she should print the photo.

  • A 8 × 5 1 2 i n i n
  • B 8 3 4 × 5 3 4 i n i n
  • C 8 1 4 × 5 1 4 i n i n
  • D 9 × 6 i n i n
  • E 8 1 2 × 5 i n i n

Q16:

A study has a ceiling 1 0 2 3 feet high. Determine, to the nearest half foot, the tallest possible bookcase that can fit in the study.

  • A 10 ft
  • B 1 0 1 4 ft
  • C 1 0 3 4 ft
  • D 1 0 1 2 ft
  • E 11 ft

Q17:

1 0 0 2 6 1 to the nearest 1 1 0 0 0 .

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