# Python: Rounding to round to the nearest, with ties going to the nearest even integer

## Python module: Exercise-6 with Solution

Write a Python program to configure rounding to round to the nearest integer, with ties going to the nearest even integer. Use decimal.ROUND_HALF_EVEN

**Sample Solution**:

**Python Code:**

```
import decimal
print("Configure the rounding to round to the nearest, with ties going to the nearest even integer:")
decimal.getcontext().prec = 1
decimal.getcontext().rounding = decimal.ROUND_HALF_EVEN
print(decimal.Decimal(10) / decimal.Decimal(4))
```

Sample Output:

Configure the rounding to round to the nearest, with ties going to the nearest even integer: 2

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