Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 72 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 72 nickels by multiplying 72 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
72 nickels x 5 cents
= 360 cents
360 cents / 10 cents
= 36 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 72 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 72 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 360 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.