Here, we will show you how to calculate how many quarters there are in 87 nickels.|
First, calculate how many cents there are in 87 nickels by multiplying 87 by 5, and then
divide that result by 25 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
87 nickels x 5 cents
= 435 cents
435 cents / 25 cents
= 17.4 quarters
Thus, the answer to the question "How many quarters are in 87 nickels?" is as follows:
+ 10 cents
Note: We multiplied 87 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel, and we divided 435 by 25, because there are 25 cents in a quarter.