Needle Angles: Standard medication doses for adults are to be rounded to the nearest tenth (0.1) of a milliliter. The standard 3-mL syringe is calibrated in tenths of a milliliter. The nurse should not administer more than 3 mL per intramuscular or subcutaneous injection site; when a volume greater than 3 mL is required, a 5-mL syringe, calibrated in fifths, may be used.
ROUNDING DECIMALS PLUS...3 full worksheets rounding decimals to the nearest tenth, hundredth, thousandth and ten thousandth. 54 examples in all to round. PLUS, 12 more examples where students compare decimals with one another using < and >. All in all great practice with their decimals. Answers included of course. Enjoy!.