Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 42 dimes.
First, calculate how many cents there are in 42 dimes by multiplying 42 by 10, and then divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
42 dimes x 10 cents
= 420 cents
420 cents / 5 cents
= 84 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 42 dimes?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 42 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime, and we divided 420 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.
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