Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 15 dollars.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 15 dollars by multiplying 15 by 100, and then
divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
15 dollars x 100 cents
= 1,500 cents
1,500 cents / 5 cents
= 300 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 15 dollars?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 15 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar, and we divided 1,500 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.