# Jill has 3.50 in nickels and dimes If she has 50 coins how many of each type of coin does she have?

20 dimes and 30 nickles.

### How many combinations of quarters dimes and nickels equal 95 cents?

There are 11 combinations. Beginning with the largest coin, they are: 1) 3 quarters, 1 dime, and 2 nickels 2) 2 quarters, 4 dimes, 1 nickel 3) 2 quarters, 3 dimes, 3 nickels 4) 2 quarters, 2 dimes, 5 nickels 5) 2 quarters, 1 dime, 7 nickels 6) 1 quarter, 6 dimes, 2 nickels 7) 1 quarter, 5 dimes, 4 nickels 8) 1 quarter, 4 dimes, 6 nickels 9) 1 quarter, 3 dimes, 8 nickels…

### 10 coins consistinig of nickels and dimes equal 80 cents how many coins does she have?

You could (a) use trial and error; (b) write two equations; or (c) call the number of nickels "n", and the number of dimes "10-n" (since there are 10 coins in total). I will use the latter approach. Number of nickels: n Number of dimes: 10-n For the main equation, multiply the number of coins by the value of each coin: value of nickels + value of dimes = 80 5n + 10(10-n) = 80…

### How to tell if a coin is silver?

take your coin to your local coin shop (not pawn shop) For US coins: > dimes, quarters, and half dollars dated 1964 and earlier are 90% silver > $1 coins dated 1935 and earlier are also 90% silver > half dollars dated 1965-1970 are 40% silver > nickels dated 1942-45 with a large mint mark are 35% silver (NO other nickels have silver!) For Canadian coins: > dimes, quarters, half dollars, and dollars dated 1967…

### How many ways can you make a dollar with 10 coins or under?

A dollar can be reached by adding coins together in the following ways, using ten coins or fewer: 1. A one-dollar coin. 2. Two half dollars. 3. One half dollar and two quarters. 4. One half dollar, one quarter, two dimes and one nickel. 5. One half dollar, one quarter, two dimes and five pennies. 6. One half dollar, one quarter, one dime and three nickels. 7. One half dollar, one quarter and five nickels…

### Mr Merrill has 3 times as many nickels as dimes The coins have a total value of 1.50 How many of each coin does he have?

We have 3 times as many nickles as dimes. Let X equal our number of dimes then 3X equals our number of nickles. Now multiply these values by the value of the coins they represent. So we get : 10(X) + 5(3X)=150 cents or $1.50 next : 10X + 15X = 150 25X = 150 Divide both sides of the equation by 25 X = 6 so we have six dimes = 60 cents we…

### How many quarters nickels and dimes is 69.50?

It's not possible to give a specific answer without knowing how the numbers of each coin are related. Otherwise there are hundreds of possible combinations; for example 278 quarters, 0 dimes, 0 nickels 277 quarters, 0 dimes, 5 nickels 277 quarters, 1 dime, 3 nickels 277 quarters, 2 dimes, 1 nickel 276 quarters, 0 dimes, 10 nickels and so on