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Excel ROUND Function

Excel ROUND function
Summary 

The Excel ROUND function returns a number rounded to a given number of digits. The ROUND function can round to the right or left of the decimal point.

Purpose 
Round a number to a given number of digits
Return value 
A rounded number.
Syntax 
=ROUND (number, num_digits)
Arguments 
  • number - The number to round.
  • num_digits - The number of digits to which number should be rounded.
Usage notes 
  • Round works by rounding numbers 1-4 down, and rounding numbers 5-9 up.
  • The ROUND function rounds numbers to a specified level of precision. It can round to the right or left of the decimal point.
  • If num_digits > 0,  number is rounded to the specified number of decimal places to the right of the decimal point.
  • If num_digits < 0,  number is rounded to the left of the decimal point (i.e. to the nearest 10, 100, 1000, etc.).
  • If num_digits = 0,  number is rounded to the nearest integer.

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