Here, we will show you how to calculate how many quarters there are in 42 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 42 nickels by multiplying 42 by 5, and then
divide that result by 25 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
42 nickels x 5 cents
= 210 cents
210 cents / 25 cents
= 8.4 quarters
Thus, the answer to the question "How many quarters are in 42 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 10 cents
Note: We multiplied 42 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 210 by 25, because there are 25 cents in a quarter.