Posted by **pete** on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 3:42pm.

heather has $2.50 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. she has 3 times as many nickels as dimes and four times as many quaters as dimes

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 5:13pm
number of dimes -- x

number of nickels -- 3x

number of quarters -- 4x

10x + 5(3x) + 25(4x) = 250

solve for x , then sub in my definitions

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**Michelle**, Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 6:07pm
Nickels:6

Dimes:2

Quarters:8

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