Here, we will show you how to calculate how many quarters there are in 12 dollars.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 12 dollars by multiplying 12 by 100, and then
divide that result by 25 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
12 dollars x 100 cents
= 1,200 cents
1,200 cents / 25 cents
= 48 quarters
Thus, the answer to the question "How many quarters are in 12 dollars?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 12 by 100, because there are 100 cents in a dollar, and we divided 1,200 by 25, because there are 25 cents in a quarter.