Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dimes there are in 86 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 86 nickels by multiplying 86 by 5, and then
divide that result by 10 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
86 nickels x 5 cents
= 430 cents
430 cents / 10 cents
= 43 dimes
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dimes are in 86 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 86 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 430 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime.