Rounding to the nearest 5

Steven D'Aprano steven at REMOVE.THIS.cybersource.com.au
Fri Jan 30 07:23:17 CET 2009


On Fri, 30 Jan 2009 00:24:47 -0500, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:

> On Thu, 29 Jan 2009 16:06:09 -0800
> "todpose at hotmail.com" <todpose at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> How can you make python round numbers to the nearest 5:
>>  
>> Example:
>>  
>> 3 => 0
>> 8 => 10
>> 23.2 => 20
>> 36 => 35
>> 51.5 => 50
> 
> That appears to be rounding to nearest 10, not 5.  Clarify your
> requirements first.

Look again. 36 => 35.



-- 
Steven



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