Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 2 dimes.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 2 dimes by multiplying 2 by 10, and then
divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
2 dimes x 10 cents
= 20 cents
20 cents / 5 cents
= 4 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 2 dimes?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 2 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime, and we divided 20 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.