# How do you round 8.762 to the nearest tenth?

##### 1 Answer

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, we need to identify the tenth position.

The tenth position is the position to the right of the decimal point:

To round you look to the position to the right of the position you are trying to round to. In this case the

If the digit to the right is less than

If the digit to the right is greater than or equal to

In this problem the digit to the right is