Mathematics
gcadieux
2015-10-29 19:14:12
There were 2,605 people at the basketball game. A reporter rounded this number to the nearest hundred for a newspaper article. What number did the reported use?
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Randyl369
2015-10-29 19:46:40

The reporter would have used 2,600 people.

ZahraJolis
2015-10-29 19:47:55

It rounded off to the hundreds nearest hundreds 2600 and 600 is closer to the 600 . You round it off to the nearest hundred so it only has 5 in 605 so just take off the 5

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