**What is 543 rounded to the nearest ten?**

Here we will tell you what 543 is rounded to the nearest ten and also show you what rules we used to get to the answer. First, 543 rounded to the nearest ten is:

**540**

Remember, we did not necessarily round up or down, but to the ten that is nearest to 543.

When rounding to the nearest ten, like we did with 543 above, we use the following rules:

A) We round the number up to the nearest ten if the last digit in the number is 5, 6, 7, 8, or 9.

B) We round the number down to the nearest ten if the last digit in the number is 1, 2, 3, or 4.

C) If the last digit is 0, then we do not have to do any rounding, because it is already to the ten.

**What is 544 rounded to the nearest ten?**

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