# 173 rounded to the nearest ten

Here you will see step by step solution to round of the 173 to the nearest ten. What is 173 rounded to the nearest ten? 173 rounded to the nearest ten is 170, check the explanation that how to rounding the 173 to nearest ten.

## Answer: Rounded 173 to nearest ten is

= 170

### How to round 173 to the nearest ten?

To round of the number 173 simply find the digit at ten place, then look to the right digit next to the ten place, if this number is greater than or equal to 5 (5, 6, 7, 8, 9) round up or if number is less then 5 (0, 1, 2, 3, 4) round down ten(7) number. All numbers after the rounded digit becomes zero then rewrite the numbers.

#### Solution for decimal number 173 to the nearest ten

Given number is => 173

• Number at ten place is = 7
• 173 = 7
• Now we need to find the digit at the right side of ten place = 3
• 3 is smaller than 5, ten place digit 7 we don't need to change it. It will remain unchanged.
• Now after rounding digit 7, all numbers at the right side becomes zero, then rewrite the numbers.
• Final Conclusion: 170

Hence, the 173 to the nearest ten is 170.