what is 2.857 to the nearest cent
$203.64 already is to the nearest cent.
17684.21 is rounded to the nearest cent.
14.025 rounded to the nearest cent would be: $14.03.
You would round it down to 3804.21
The nearest cent would be $27.06. When they say the nearest cent, it means if you had 27.0638431, then you would round it to the hundredths place, making it $27.06.
You would round up: $620.21
You have asked to round the number to the nearest cent, but you have not said what the units are which that number represents. If it is 386.75 cents, then if we round it to the nearest cent, we get 387 cents. If, however, it is $386.75 then you can't round it to the nearest cent, you could only round it to the nearest dollar (in which case the answer would be $387).
It is 4.