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T-SQL formating data

Posted on 2011-09-28
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I have a nvarchar field called Grade1 and the value is 360.. I need the value to be 400 based on a 10% markup and rounded to the nearest 5.. The next number is 385 and I need that to be 425 and so on.. Do I do something like this select round(grade1*.1),1)?
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I tried the below but got this error


Arithmetic overflow error converting nvarchar to data type numeric.
((((uph_Grade4) * .1)+4.9)/5)*.1

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wdosanjos earned 2000 total points
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Please try:

ceiling((cast(uph_Grade4 as int) * 1.1) / 5) * 5

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it's now displaying 0
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Sorry.. I was wrong that worked!! Thanks!
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