Posted by hannah on Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:15pm.
Marshall has $1.25 in dimes, d, and nickels, n, in his pocket. Which equation could be solved to find the possible combinations of dimes and nickels Marshall has?

algebra 2  hannah, Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:33pm
please help me with this
would it be 75=10D+5N

algebra 2  Ms. Sue, Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:34pm
What are your choices?
What is your answer?

algebra 2  hannah, Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:36pm
A.
75 = 10d + 5n
B.
75 = 10d ยท 5n
C.
75 = dn
D.
75 = d + n

algebra 2  Ms. Sue, Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 8:44pm
None of them.
The answers don't match the question.
In addition, I'd use 0.10 and 0.05 and 1.25

algebra 2  Steve, Monday, October 28, 2013 at 12:17am
Assuming there's a typo, and the amount is $0.75 instead of $1.25, you original equation was fine.
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