Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 8 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 8 nickels by multiplying 8 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
8 nickels x 5 cents
= 40 cents
40 cents / 10 cents
= 4 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 8 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 8 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 40 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.