Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dollars there are in 56 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 56 nickels by multiplying 56 by 5, and then
divide that result by 100 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
56 nickels x 5 cents
= 280 cents
280 cents / 100 cents
= 2.8 dollars
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dollars are in 56 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 80 cents
Note: We multiplied 56 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 280 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar.