Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 72 dimes.
First, calculate how many cents there are in 72 dimes by multiplying 72 by 10, and then divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
72 dimes x 10 cents
= 720 cents
720 cents / 5 cents
= 144 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 72 dimes?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 72 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime, and we divided 720 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.
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