Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 84 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 84 nickels by multiplying 84 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
84 nickels x 5 cents
= 420 cents
420 cents / 10 cents
= 42 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 84 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 84 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 420 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.