Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 1 decade ago

Random math question that I thought of....?

Ok, so say that I have $6 in dimes and nickels. I have 5 more nickels than dimes. How many dimes do I have?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    57 dimes, because 57 x 10 = 570. You move the decimal to the left 2 spaces 5.70. Add 30=5 nickels, and you get 600 or $6.00.

    Source(s): 11th grade Algebra teacher
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