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I need to round a number to its nearest 5 I would say, like; if I have 33 it should give me 30, if its 3 I should get 5, if its 36 I should get 40, if its 5 it should be 5, if its 6 it should be 10 and so on. This is what I have, see the code below. Is there a better way of doing this?
use strict; use warnings; use POSIX qw(ceil); use POSIX qw(floor); my $num = 11; $num =~ m/\d*(\d{1})/; my $check = $1; if($check < 5) { $num = ceil($num/5)*5; }else { $num = floor($num/5)*5; } print "\n $num \n\n";

Thanks for looking!

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