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Posted by **Natatlie** on Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 12:53pm.

A) 38 pennies

B) 42 pennies

C) 48 pennies

D) 2 pennies

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**Reiny**, Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 4:26pmlet the number of nickels be x

then the number of pennies is (2x - 36)

5x + 2x-36 = 258

7x = 294

x = 42

so 42 nickels and 48 pennies

check: 42(5) = 48 = 258

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