Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 20 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 20 nickels by multiplying 20 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
20 nickels x 5 cents
= 100 cents
100 cents / 10 cents
= 10 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 20 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 20 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 100 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.