Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 85 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 85 nickels by multiplying 85 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
85 nickels x 5 cents
= 425 cents
425 cents / 10 cents
= 42.5 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 85 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 5 cents
Note: We multiplied 85 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 425 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.