Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dollars there are in 40 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 40 nickels by multiplying 40 by 5, and then
divide that result by 100 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
40 nickels x 5 cents
= 200 cents
200 cents / 100 cents
= 2 dollars
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dollars are in 40 nickels?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 40 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 200 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar.