Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 72 quarters.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 72 quarters by multiplying 72 by 25, and then
divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
72 quarters x 25 cents
= 1,800 cents
1,800 cents / 5 cents
= 360 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 72 quarters?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 72 by 25, because there are 25 cents in a quarter, and we divided 1,800 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.