Round 0.5959 to the nearest thousandth?
The first step is to determine where the thousandths place is. Here is a chart as a refresher:
So, looking at your number, we can determine that this is the thousandths place that we are rounding to:
To round you are going to look the number just to the right of the number you are rounding. So we're looking at
If the number to the right is
Since the number to the right is