## How do I use the INT function in Excel?

Excel INT Function

- Summary. The Excel INT function returns the integer part of a decimal number by rounding down to the integer.
- Get the integer part of a number by rounding down.
- The integer part of the number after rounding down.
- =INT (number)
- number – The number from which you want an integer.

**How do I round to the nearest 5 in Excel?**

If you rather want to round a value up to the nearest 5 instead of down, then you can use the CEILING function in Excel. The CEILING function always rounds the value up. This means it always rounds the value to the nearest multiple of 5 that is higher than the given value.

### What does INT () function do?

The int() function returns the numeric integer equivalent from a given expression. Expression whose numeric integer equivalent is returned. This example truncates the decimal and returns the integer portion of the number.

**What is an integer number in Excel?**

Int function is a very simple function used to convert any number into an integer value. Integer values are any number which is a whole number, but it can be a positive number or negative number.

## How do you round to the next whole number?

To round a number to the nearest whole number, you have to look at the first digit after the decimal point. If this digit is less than 5 (1, 2, 3, 4) we don’t have to do anything, but if the digit is 5 or greater (5, 6, 7, 8, 9) we must round up.

**What does it mean to round to the nearest integer?**

Rounding to the nearest integer is really rounding to the nearest units place. Sometimes, you will be asked to round to the nearest hundreds, or to the nearest hundredths — to some decimal place other than the units place. The rule is just a more generalized version of the previous rounding rule.

### How do you round to the nearest ones?

To round to nearest one, ten, hundred, thousand and so on:

- if the rounding digit is 0, 1, 2, 3, or 4, change all digits to the right of it to zeroes.
- if the rounding digit is 5, 6, 7, 8, or 9, add one to the rounding digit and change all digits to the right of it to zeroes.

**How do you round to the nearest integer?**

Rounding to the Nearest Integer If the digit in the tenths place is less than 5, then round down, which means the units digit remains the same; if the digit in the tenths place is 5 or greater, then round up, which means you should increase the unit digit by one.