Posted by **9 year old needs math help** on Monday, November 5, 2007 at 6:14pm.

Ms. Mendez has $0.93 in her purse. She has 9 coins. She has two more dimes than quarters. What coins does she have?

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**bobpursley**, Monday, November 5, 2007 at 6:23pm
Start with one quarter, 3 dimes. That is 55cents, and you have 5 coins left to make 38 cents? I don't see how.

So try 2 quarters, 4 dimes. That is six coins, which is 90 cents. You have three coins left, can you make 3 cents with those three coins?

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**9 year old needs math help**, Monday, November 5, 2007 at 6:33pm
THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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