Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 40 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 40 nickels by multiplying 40 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
40 nickels x 5 cents
= 200 cents
200 cents / 10 cents
= 20 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 40 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 40 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 200 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.