Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dollars there are in 55 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 55 nickels by multiplying 55 by 5, and then
divide that result by 100 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
55 nickels x 5 cents
= 275 cents
275 cents / 100 cents
= 2.75 dollars
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dollars are in 55 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 75 cents
Note: We multiplied 55 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 275 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar.