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What's the next higher whole number to .888?

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Doing my taxes. When I divide $2220.00 by$2,500.00 you get .888 what is the next higher whole number, I need to know to complete worksheet
Feb 23 '18 #1
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First you need to decide which rounding rule is most appropriate for your application: round-down, round-up, round-to-nearest, round-to-zero, or round-away-from-zero. The first step in programming is to clearly understand the requirements.
  • Should 0.888 round to 1 or 0?
  • Should -0.888 round to -1 or 0?
  • Should 0.2 round to 0 or 1?
  • Should -0.2 round to -1 or 1?
  • What should 0.5 and -0.5 round to?

What language are you using? This is a C/C++ forum, but you said worksheet (which hints at Excel).
Feb 23 '18 #2

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