Posted by **Vamma** on Monday, October 19, 2009 at 6:15pm.

There are 4 times as many nickels as dimes in a coin bag. The coins have a total value of 600 cents ($6.00). Find the number of nickels. Write and solve an equation to do so.

(i found the answer through guess and check but i need to know the equation....btw the answer is 80 nickels and 20 dimes....plz help me find the equation)

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