Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 16 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 16 nickels by multiplying 16 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
16 nickels x 5 cents
= 80 cents
80 cents / 10 cents
= 8 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 16 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 16 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 80 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.