Posted by **Daysi ** on Monday, September 21, 2009 at 8:55pm.

Trista has 8 coins in her pocket that total to $1.55.She only has quarters

and dimes.How many of each coin does

Trista have?

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**sara **, Monday, September 21, 2009 at 9:11pm
3 qaurters and and 8 dimes

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**Daysi **, Monday, September 21, 2009 at 9:17pm
sara she has 8 coins only!

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**Reiny**, Monday, September 21, 2009 at 9:20pm
let the number of quarters be x

then the number of dimes is 8-x

25x + 10(8-x) = 155

take it from there

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**sara **, Monday, September 21, 2009 at 9:40pm
oops sorry I forgot all about the 8 coins

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**Andrea**, Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 8:09pm
She has 3 quarters and 5 dimes

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