Method:
 Read the numbers carefully.
 Look at the number in hundreds place.
 If the number in hundreds place is more than 5, then it is increased to the nearest thousands.
 If the number in hundreds place is less than 5, then it is decreased to the nearest thousands.
Example: 4,597,809  Round to the nearest thousands.
The number in hundreds place is 8, so we increase to the nearest thousands.
Answer: 4,598,000
Example: 5,695,509  Round to the nearest thousands.
The number in hundreds place is 5, so we increase to the nearest thousands.
Answer: 5,696,000
Example: 4,597,309  Round to the nearest thousands.
The number in hundreds place is 3, so we decrease to the nearest thousands.
Answer: 4,597,000
Directions: Round the following to the nearest thousands. Also write at least ten examples of your own.
