Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dollars there are in 59 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 59 nickels by multiplying 59 by 5, and then
divide that result by 100 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
59 nickels x 5 cents
= 295 cents
295 cents / 100 cents
= 2.95 dollars
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dollars are in 59 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 95 cents
Note: We multiplied 59 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 295 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar.