# Rounding Half Towards Zero Calculator

Created By : Bhagya
Reviewed By : Rajashekhar Valipishetty
Last Updated at : May 6,2023

Utilise this online Rounding Half Towards Zero Calculator to get the answer i.e rounded towards zero value. All you have to do is just provide the number in the mentioned input field and hit on the calculate button to check the result with an explanation.

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Rounding Half Towards Zero Calculator: This calculator tool not only gives instant results but also provides the step by step explanations to round a number towards 0. We have also covered the steps and rules on how to round half way number to zero in the following sections. Check the definition of rounding numbers half towards 0 and example questions for understanding.

### What Does Meant by Rounding Half Towards Zero?

Rounding Half Towards Zero is a symmetric rounding technique that rounds the half numbers to the nearest zero. The positive half numbers are rounded up to get the closer to zero. In case of negative numbers, the numbers are rounded down to get closer to zero.

Example: -8.5 is rounded towards zero is -9.

### How to Round Numbers Towards Zero?

Have a look at the simple steps to round half numbers to the nearest zero easily. Go through these steps to find the answer easily.

• At first, you need to check the number.
• If it is positive and its decimal part is greater than or equal to 5, then round up the number.
• If it is negative and its decimal part is less than 5, then round down the number.
• When the given number is negative and its decimal part is below 5, then round up the number.
• Otherwise, round down the number.

### Rounding Off the Half Numbers To Nearest Zero Examples

Question 1: Find the 5.6 rounded towards zero?

Solution:

Given number is 5.6

It is a positive number and its decimal part is 6 which is above 5. So, round up the number.

Therefore, 5.6 is rounded towards zero is 6.

Question 2: Find -158.5 rounded towards zero?

Solution:

Given number is -158.5

It is a negative number and its decimal part is equal to 5. So, round up the number.

Therefore, -158.5 is rounded towards zero is -159.

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### FAQs on Rounding Half To Zero Calculator

1. What is meant by rounding?

Rounding a number means making it simpler by keeping its original value intact but closer to the next number. Rounding off numbers is done to preserve the significant figures.

2. What is round half away from zero?

Rounding half away from zero is a tie-breaking rounding method and it is used to round numbers half away from zero. The positive number which has 0.5 are rounded up while the negative numbers are rounded down.

3. How do you round the number towards zero?

To round a number towards zero, we have to follow these rules. The numbers which have digits from 0 to 4 as rounding digits are rounded down. And the numbers that have rounding digits as 5 to 9 are rounded up.

4. What is 56.5 rounded towards zero?

56.5 rounded towards zero is 57. 