Here, we will show you how to calculate how many nickels there are in 87 dimes.
First, calculate how many cents there are in 87 dimes by multiplying 87 by 10, and then divide that result by 5 cents to get the answer.
Here is the math to illustrate better:
87 dimes x 10 cents
= 870 cents
870 cents / 5 cents
= 174 nickels
Thus, the answer to the question "How many nickels are in 87 dimes?" is as follows:
Note: We multiplied 87 by 10, because there are 10 cents in a dime, and we divided 870 by 5, because there are 5 cents in a nickel.
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