Rounding to the nearest 5

Gary Herron gherron at islandtraining.com
Fri Jan 30 01:22:01 CET 2009


todpose at hotmail.com wrote:
> How can you make python round numbers to the nearest 5:
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> Example:
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> 3 => 0
> 8 => 10
> 23.2 => 20
> 36 => 35
> 51.5 => 50

round(n,-1) rounds to the nearest 10, so
round(n*2,-1)/2 will round to the nearest five.

Gary Herron

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