Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 86 dimes.
First, calculate how many cents there are in 86 dimes by multiplying 86 by 10, and then divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
86 dimes x 10 cents
= 860 cents
860 cents / 5 cents
= 172 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 86 dimes?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 86 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime, and we divided 860 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.
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