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Rounding Results for Comparison with Specification
The mysteries of rounding are exposed.


Pharmaceutical Technology
Volume 37, Issue 4, pp. 122-124

3. Round 0.005051 to 2 decimal places.


Rules 1 and 2 both give the answer ‘No,’ therefore, rule 3 is invoked. As Z > 0, rule 3 answer is ‘No,’ so round up to 0.01.


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