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 Name: Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers ID: m34780 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses how to round whole numbers. By the end of the module students should be able to understand that rounding is a method of approximation and round a whole number to a specified position. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: approximation, elementary, math, numbers, rounding, whole numbers License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Editors: Latest version: 1.3 (history) First publication date: Jun 22, 2010 8:28 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Aug 18, 2010 8:09 pm -0500

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 Version: 1.3 Aug 18, 2010 8:09 pm -0500 by Changes: `value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.` Version: 1.2 Jul 20, 2010 9:26 pm -0500 by Changes: `Value added features added by UniqU. Secondary publish.` Version: 1.1 Jul 16, 2010 5:32 pm -0500 by Changes: `initial publish`

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Ellis W, Burzynski D. Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers [Connexions Web site]. August 18, 2010. Available at: http://cnx.org/content/m34780/1.3/.

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Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. (2010, August 18). Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers. Retrieved from the Connexions Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m34780/1.3/

### Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers." Connexions. August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34780/1.3/.

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Wade Ellis and Denny Burzynski, "Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers," Connexions, August 18, 2010, http://cnx.org/content/m34780/1.3/.

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Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. 2010. Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers: Rounding Whole Numbers. Connexions, August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34780/1.3/.

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