Rounding a number to nearest even
duncan.booth at invalid.invalid
Tue Apr 15 11:47:27 CEST 2008
Chris <cwitts at gmail.com> wrote:
> even is closer to even.75 than even+1.25. Why should it be rounded
> up ?
Because the OP wants to round values to the nearest integer. Only values of
the form 'x.5' which have two nearest values use 'nearest even' to
disambiguate the result.
That's the way I was taught to round numbers when at primary school.
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