# Rounding Mixed Numbers Calculator

Free Online Rounding Mixed Numbers Calculator is used to find the rounding of mixed numbers to the nearest half or nearest whole number. All you need to do is give the mixed fraction and hit the calculate button of the calculator to know the rounded mixed number value as output.

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Rounding Mixed Fractions Calculator: Are you searching for a free tool that reduces your work and offers the rounded mixed number? Then you have come the right place. In the below sections, we have given the step by step process and rules to round off mixed numbers. In addition to the method, you can also check the handy calculator tool that displays the result.

## Rules of Rounding Mixed Numbers to the Nearest Half

Convert the mixed number to the decimal number and follow these rules to round off to the nearest half.

1. If the number to the right of the decimal point is below 25, then right of the decimal point is 0.
2. If the number to the right of the decimal point is 25 or above and less than 75, then the right of the decimal point is 5.
3. When the number to the right of the decimal point is 75 or above, then add 1 to the left side of the decimal point and make the right side 0.

### Step by Step Process to Round Mixed Fraction

Here we are giving the steps to round a mixed number. Follow them to get the result.

• Take any mixed number.
• Convert the mixed fraction to the improper fraction.
• Divide the numerator bt the denominator to get the decimal form.
• Check the rounding rules and apply the suitable one.
• Round the mixed number as per the rule.

Example

Question: What is 15(8/3) rounded to the nearest half?

Solution:

Given mixed fraction is 15(8/3)

Convert the mixed fraction to improper fraction

15(8/3) = ((15x3)+8)/3 = 53/3

53/3 = 17.66

Here the fractional part 66 is above 25 and less than 75, make the decimal point 5

Therefore, 15(8/3) rounded to the nearest half is 17.5 or 17(1/2).

Roundingcalculator.guru has got concepts like rounding decimals, fractions, mixed numbers and many more along with their relevant calculators all one under one roof. ### FAQ's on Rounding Mixed Fractions Calculator

1. How do you round up a mixed number?

To round a mixed number to the nearest whole number, convert the mixed number to the decimal number. Using the rounding rules, round off the number to get the nearest whole number.

2. What is the rule of mixed number?

A mixed number is the combination of three parts whole number, numerator, and denominator of the fraction. It is partly a fraction and partly a whole number.

3. Round off 8 1/3 to the nearest half?

Convert the mixed fraction to the improper fraction.

8(1/3) = ((8x3)+1)/3 = 25/3

25/3 = 8.33

The tenth digit of the decimal number is 33 and it is more than 25 and less than 75, then right of the decimal point is 5

So, rounding of 8(1/3) is 8.5 or 8(1/2).

4. How to round off a mixed number using calculator?

Provide the mixed number as input and press the calculate button to avail the rounded value effortlessly.