Here, we will show you how to calculate how many dollars there are in 71 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 71 nickels by multiplying 71 by 5, and then
divide that result by 100 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
71 nickels x 5 cents
= 355 cents
355 cents / 100 cents
= 3.55 dollars
Thus, the answer to the question "How many dollars are in 71 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 55 cents
Note: We multiplied 71 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 355 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar.