Posted by **jeury** on Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 1:28pm.

Ms.Rathman has lots of nickels, dimes, and quarters. in how many ways can he make change for 50 cents?

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 1:29pm
Why don't you start by all the ways you can think of. Then post your answers, and we'll be glad to help you from there.

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**MathMate**, Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 4:08pm
You can try enumeration by making a table of nickels, dimes and quaters that add up to 50 cents. For example:

N__D__Q

10_0__0

8__1__0

6__2__0

5__0__1

...

Continue until you have the table completed. Make sure you do not miss any case.

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