Thursday

November 26, 2015
Number of results: 728

**algebra**

The Jaspers collect nickels, dimes, and quarters in a jar. When they count the change in the jar, there are twice as many nickels as there are quarters. If there is $15.30 in dimes and $74.80 in all, how many quarters are there. Please include an equation and steps
*December 9, 2014 by adriana*

**help! due tommorrow**

an assortment of coins contains 20 pennies, 2 nickels and 6 dimes what percentage of the coins are nickels? ( in the book the answer says 7% nickels) i want to know how to work out the problem
*September 13, 2011 by bbb444*

**Math**

1. Joe has 37 coins (all nickels, dimes and quarters) worth $5.50. She has 4 more quarters than nickels. How many dimes does Joe have?
*September 27, 2013 by Stephanie*

**math**

In the following, write an expression in terms of the given variables that represents the indicated quantity: a. The cost of having a plumber spend h hr at your house if the plumber charges $30 for coming to the house and $x per hour for labor b. The amount of money in cents ...
*August 18, 2012 by mary*

**8th grade math**

a bank contains 35 nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are four more dimes than quarters and twice as many nickels as quarters. How many of each coins are in the bank?
*August 25, 2010 by Toph*

**Math**

the banks contains quarters , dime and nickels. The number of dimes is 1 less than the number of nickels. The number of nickels is 2 more than twice the number of quarters. The coins are worth $5.70. How many nickels are there?
*October 30, 2011 by curtis*

**Algebra**

Use a system of equations to solve problem Emily emptied her bank ana totaled the nickels, dimes, and quarters that she had saved. The total amount was 14.50 The number of dimes was 2 more than 3 times the number of nickels. How many of each coin were there Can you show the ...
*December 10, 2008 by Chris*

**Algebra**

A coin collection contains 30 coins in nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are three more dimes than nickels. The value of the coins is 3.55. Find the number of quarters in the collection.
*September 24, 2014 by Lois*

**math**

grant's change rack contained $8.80 in quarters, dimes, and nickels. There were two more than five times as many nickels as quarters and four less than twice as many dimes as quarters. How many of each kind of coin was there in the change rack? please help
*October 22, 2012 by k*

**math**

laurens grandpa has her pick a handful of change, she picks only nickels, dimes and quarters. lauren has 5 more quarters than dimes, and half as many nickels as quarters. if her total amt is $4.75 how many of each coin does lauren pick?
*November 17, 2008 by sam*

**I need HELP!!!!**

Use a system of equations to solve problem Emily emptied her bank ana totaled the nickels, dimes, and quarters that she had saved. The total amount was 14.50 The number of dimes was 2 more than 3 times the number of nickels. How many of each coin were there Can you show the ...
*December 10, 2008 by Chris*

**Math please help ms sue**

The Jaspers collect nickels, dimes, and quarters in a jar. When they count the change in the jar, there are twice as many nickels as there are quarters. If there is $15.30 in dimes and $74.80 in all, how many quarters are there. Please include an equation and steps.
*January 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**word problems**

lizzie bought several apples at 20 cents each, ate two of them, and sold the rest for 30 cents each. she made a profit of $2.20. How many did she buy? Mercedese had a total of 37 nickles, dimes, and quarters. She had 3 fewer dimes than nickels and 4 more quarters than nickels...
*September 28, 2008 by kayla*

**6th grade**

You have 32 coins. Some are nickels and otheres are dimes. How many coins are dimes? How many are dimes?
*July 9, 2010 by Katelyn*

**math**

karen saves her change and has dimes nickels and pennies totaling $4.52. If there is 1 more dime than three times the number of nickels and 10 more pennies than nickels, how many of each type of coin are there?
*September 7, 2010 by cool kid*

**Math**

1/3as many dimes as nickels. 3 more quarters than nickels 17 coins in all
*November 9, 2011 by Siraj*

**Math**

1/3as many dimes as nickels. 3 more quarters than nickels 17 coins in all
*November 9, 2011 by Siraj*

**Math**

Andrew has 12 coins, all dimes and nickels, and they add up to $1.00. How many nickels does he have?
*April 9, 2013 by Dave*

**Math**

A jar of nickels and imes contain $3.30. There are 27 more nickels than dimes. How many of each are there?
*June 27, 2009 by Cindy Nguyen*

**Third Grade Math**

Gina traveled 450 miles to her grandmother's house in two days. She traveled 50 more miles on Saturday than on Sunday. How many miles did she travel on Saturday? on Sunday? What does 200 + 250 add to? 450 Lauren collected 150 nickels and dimes. She has 70 more nickels than ...
*September 24, 2006 by Cindy*

**Algebra**

I have19 coins that are worth a total of $1.10.If they consist only of dimes and nickels, then how many nickels do I have?
*November 28, 2011 by Diego*

**pre-algebra**

you have twice as many dimes as you do nickels and two more quarters than nickels that equals $2.50
*March 21, 2012 by t*

**math**

Can you solve this problem for me? Nina has twice as many nickels as dimess. In all, she has 70¢. How many nickels and dimes does she have?
*April 30, 2014 by angelab*

**math**

Bob has 4 more dimes than nickels. He has 1.45 in all. How many nickels does he have? Please explain and show your work.
*January 4, 2010 by Chloe*

**pre calculus**

NAdia has 7 more nickels than dean has dimes. If dean gives nadia 4 of his dimes, then dean will have the same value of money as nadia. how much money do they have together (nadia only has nickels and dean only has dimes) ned has nickels, dick has dimes, and quincy has ...
*September 28, 2008 by Michelle*

**Algebra**

I have only dimes, nickels, and pennies in my wallet. Seven of the coins are dimes, 25 percent are nickels and 5/9 of them are pennies. How many coins do I have?
*March 29, 2013 by Garrett*

**Math**

Alex has 7 dimes and e nickels. What fraction of the coins are dimes? my answer is 7/10 is this correct/
*November 19, 2013 by Krish*

**math**

alex has 7 dimes and three nickels. what fraction of the coins are dimes?
*January 12, 2011 by samantha*

**Algebra 1- Math**

Rodney has $3.10 in nickels and dimes. He has fewer than he has dimes. How many of each does he have?
*January 30, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Jessica has 9 more nickels than dimes, and the total value of her coins is 1.50. How many nickels does she have. Write the best equation.
*January 14, 2014 by Marcy*

**Algebra**

Jonah has only nickels and dimes in her piggy bank they're 51 points in the total value is $4.05 How many nickels and how many times does she have
*November 23, 2015 by Sue*

**Math **

1. A collection of 52 dimes and nickels is worth $4.50. How many nickels are there?
*September 25, 2013 by Stephanie*

**math**

A charity organization is collecting change to raise monay. They have collected twice as many dimes as quarters, 22 more nickels than dimes, and 3 times as many pennies as nickels. a) define a variable for the number of quarters collected. b) use you defines variable to write ...
*November 24, 2012 by stephy*

**math **

A charity organization is collecting change to raise monay. They have collected twice as many dimes as quarters, 22 more nickels than dimes, and 3 times as many pennies as nickels. a) define a variable for the number of quarters collected. b) use you defines variable to write ...
*November 24, 2012 by stephy*

**MATH HELP**

A charity organization is collecting change to raise monay. They have collected twice as many dimes as quarters, 22 more nickels than dimes, and 3 times as many pennies as nickels. a) define a variable for the number of quarters collected. b) use you defines variable to write ...
*November 24, 2012 by stephy*

**MATH (PLease HELp)**

Sally has three times as many dimes as nickels and twice as many quarters as dimes.In all she has $5.55. How many coins of each type does she have? Let 2x=quarters 3x=dimes x=nickles <---- is that correct please help put
*October 18, 2011 by Tiffany *

**Math**

Alex has 7 dimes and 3 nickels.What fraction of the coins are dimes?
*January 25, 2011 by Brittney*

**Math**

Alex has 7 dimes and 3 nickels. What fraction of the coins are dimes?
*January 8, 2013 by Emme*

**math**

The ratio of dimes to nickels is 2/3. He has $.75 innickels. How many dimes does he have?
*April 1, 2013 by bella*

**Math**

Zachary saved x nickels and y dimes last month. Lily saved x nickels and 2y dimes. Lily saved $2 more than Zachary and the total number of her dimes is 4 times the total number of her nickels. (a) How much coins does Zachary have? (b) How much did Lily save? (c) How much did ...
*October 6, 2011 by Anne*

**algebra**

Jane has six more nickels than quarters and two fewer dimes than nickels. If she has a total of $2.70, how many of each type of coin does she have?
*October 29, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math**

can someone help explain how to do this? allen has nickels dimes and quarters in his pocket. the number of nickels is 1 more than twice the number of quarters. the number of dimes is 1 less than the number of quarters. if the value of change in his pocket is 85 cents, how many...
*March 28, 2011 by Robbie*

**math**

The amount of money M in a piggy bank containing only nickles and dimes d, when there are five more nickels than dimes.
*September 22, 2010 by Matt*

**Algebra**

I have 37 coins, nickels dimes, quarters that equal 5.50 . I have 4 more quarters than dimes . How many nickels do I have?
*October 13, 2011 by Bob*

**Greenspun middle school**

you have 4 pennies, 2 nickels and 3 dimes in your pocket, if you radmonly choose 2 coins, what is the probabioity that both are dimes?
*March 1, 2012 by Jarrett Jordan*

**Math**

You have a total of 21 coins, all nickels and dimes. The total value is $1.70. Write and solve a system of equations to find the number of dimes d and the number of nickels n that you have. I already wrote the equations: n+d=21 and 10d+5n=1.70. But I don't know how to solve it..
*April 20, 2009 by Angie*

**College Algebra**

A coin jar contains nickels, dimes and quarters. There are 46 coins in all. There are 11 more nickels than quarters. The value of the dimes is $1.00 less than the value of the quarters. How many coins of each type are in the jar?
*April 26, 2011 by Nancy*

**algebra**

A newspaper carrier has $4.00 in change. He has two more quarters than dimes but five times as many nickels as quarters. How many of coins of each type does he have. This is what I got so far and then I get lost. dimes = x quarters = x+2 nickels = 5(x+2) 10x+25(x+2)+5*4(x+2)= ...
*February 12, 2014 by Erica*

**introductory Algebra**

A small slot machine holds 500 coins consisting of nickels, dimes, and quarters. The number of quarters is twice the number of dimes. If the value of all the coins is $88.00, how many nickels, were in the slot machine?
*October 18, 2010 by Julie*

**math**

question 1- john has nickels quarters and dimes totaling $3.30,21 coins in all,with one more nickel than dimes.How many of each type of coin does he have?
*June 9, 2013 by abraham*

**Algebra**

Hi I was wondering if I could get some help on this word problem... Penny collected some change in preparation for a garage sale. She collected two more nickels that twice the number of dimes and eight fewer quarters that twice the number of nickels. If the value of the ...
*November 28, 2007 by Jason*

**Intermediate Algebra**

Suppose that Maria has 140 coins consisting of pennies, nickels, and dimes. The number of nickels she has is 12 less than twice the number of pennies; the number of dimes she has is 22 less than three times the number of pennies. How many coins of each kind does she have?
*January 29, 2013 by Chanelle*

**math**

how many quarters nickels and dimes are in $45 quarters 5 times more than nickels, and nickels 3 times more than the dimes
*December 17, 2014 by hwei*

**Math**

Cindy had $1.08 using 9 coins. She had as many pennies as dimes. ___ Danielle had 96 coins, using ten coins. She had the same number of nickels as all the other coins put together. __ The coin choices are. Half Dollar, Quarters, Dimes, Nickels, and Pennies. Help?
*May 21, 2008 by Bob*

**algebra**

Suppose that Maria has 140 coins consisting of pennies, nickels, and dimes. The number of nickels she has is 9 less than twice the number of pennies; the number of dimes she has is 19 less than three times the number of pennies. How many coins of each kind does she have?
*January 17, 2011 by Brittney*

**math**

Every night when Samantha came home from work she put any change she had in her pockets into a jar. One day she wanted to know how much change she had in her jar. She noticed that she had two more nickels than twice the number of dimes, and eight fewer quarters than twice the ...
*January 19, 2015 by samantha*

**math**

Chelsea has 3 quarters and 1 dime. James has 8 dimes. Peter has 2 quarters and 6 nickels. Denika has 10 nickels. Who has the most money?
*March 20, 2013 by Mrs. Vargas*

**hellppp**

an assortment of coins contains 20 pennies, 2 nickels and 6 dimes. what percentage of the coins are nickels? show how is solved ?????????
*September 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Taylor's nickels and dimes total $7.60. If the nickels were replaced by pennies then she would have $6.80. How many of each coin does she have?
*April 9, 2014 by georgia*

**Math**

A girl had 20 coins in nickels and dimes whose Sun was $1.40. She spent 65¢ using 8 coins. She has __ nickels.
*August 19, 2015 by Pat*

**math**

a vending machine takes only nickels and dimes. there five times as many dims as nickels in the machine. the face value of the coins is $4.40. how many of each are there?
*May 20, 2010 by sally*

**Math**

JAcob has 50 cent in quarters 60 cent in dimes and 85 cents in nickels what fraction of the coins are nickels?
*March 5, 2013 by J'ia*

**Emily**

1.)Dylan has $2.30 and dimes and nickels The number of dimes exceeds the number of Nichols by five find the number he has a each. 2.) A coin purse contained $4.70 in Nickels and quarters there are 30 Coins in all how many of each kind of there. 3.) Margarita bought one cent ...
*October 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Mary has nickels, dimes and quarters worth $12:85. If the number of dimes and the number of quarters is more than twice the number of dimes, how many more dimes are there.
*September 7, 2014 by Shelly*

**chemistry**

an assortment of coins contains 20 pennies, 2 nickels and 6 dimes what percentage of the coins are nickels?
*September 13, 2011 by baby21*

**Math**

Lianne has nineteen coins worth $1.45. Some of her coins are dimes & the rest are nickels. How many dimes does she have?
*April 3, 2009 by Laurie*

**Math**

justin had nickels and dimes in his pocket. when he counted out his change, he had 80 cent. if there are 12 coins altogether, how many dimes did he have?
*June 5, 2011 by Khloe*

**poly**

justin had nickels and dimes in his pocket. When he counted out his change, he had 80 cent. if there are 12 coins altogether, how many dimes did he have?
*June 7, 2011 by srilee*

**Algebra**

Could someone please help me with those 2 problems...thanks a lot for any of your help Use an algebraic approach to solve the problem. Find three consecutive integers whose sum is 57. Suppose that Maria has 140 coins consisting of pennies, nickels, and dimes. The number of ...
*September 10, 2010 by Joe*

**MATH!!!**

(1)TOP Electronics is a small business with five employees.The mean(avergae) weekly salary for the five emplyees is $360. If the weekly salaries of four of the employees are $340,$340,$345, and $425, what is the salary if the fifth employee? ___________________________________...
*March 11, 2007 by megan*

**Algebra II**

Find the solution if possible. If there is not enough information to solve the problem or if it has no solution, say so. If extra information is given, identify it. 14. A collection of 30 coins worth $5.50 consists of nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are twice as many dimes...
*August 24, 2008 by Emily*

**help immeditaly**

you have 15 coins, nickels and dimes. d=the number of dimes. write a simplified expression in terms of d for the total amount cents that you have. show work and explain
*September 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Raul say he has equal number of dimes and quarters and four times as many nickels and dimes is 50 cents more than the value of his quarters. How many of each kind of coin does he have ?
*May 9, 2013 by Tracy Jarvis *

**MATH HELP PLEASE**

Bill has 30 coins, some nickels some dimes. They equal $2.10. How many nickels are there? What is the equasion used to solve this problem? When I solve it, I get 4.3 nickels, but how can there be .3? Please help me solve I posted the two equations for this about an hour ago. ...
*December 17, 2006 by mary*

**algebra**

A clerk was asked to change a $10 bill. She returned 9 more dimes than nickels and twenty-one more quarters than dimes. How many coins of each did she return? Solve using the V.E.S.T. method.
*July 20, 2011 by Sally*

**Algebra 1**

A clerk was asked to change a $10 bill. She returned 9 more dimes than nickels and twenty-one more quarters than dimes. How many coins of each did she return? I dont know why but this is stumping me. Help plz.!
*October 25, 2012 by Monica*

**fraction **

I have 3 dimes 2 nickels and1 penny what fraction is represented by dimes
*December 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**algebra 1 I need help immediately**

you have 15 coins, nickels and dimes. d=the number of dimes. write a simplified expression in terms of d for the total amount cents that you have. show work and explain
*September 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

Bill and Rosa have only nickels and dimes. Rosa has 75 cents and Bill has 90 cents. Each has the same number of coins and Bill has the same number of dimes as Rosa has nickels. How many nickels does Rosa have?
*March 14, 2011 by Angie*

**math**

janet has $8.55 in nickels,dimes,and quarters. she has 7 more dimes than nickels and quarters combined. how many of each coin does she have? Here is a a very similar paroblem See if this doesn't help. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1164829990
*November 29, 2006 by mike*

**Algebra**

Justin had nickels and dimes in his pocket. when he counted out his change he had $1.30. If he had 17 coins altogether, how many dimes did he have?
*May 25, 2011 by Kim*

**math**

McCall has $14.00 in change, and he has only nickels, dimes and quarters. If McCall has the same number of each type of coin, how many dimes does McCall have?
*September 2, 2013 by McCall*

**Math**

Marsha has nickels, dimes, and quarters. She has 207 coins total. Marcy has 13 less quarters than nickels. Find the number of each coin if she has a total of $28.
*July 2, 2012 by Sandra*

**math**

How would you solve this problem?? A piggy bank contains only nickels and dimes. In all there are 42 coins with a total value of $3.85. How many nickels are in the piggy bank??
*October 13, 2009 by Cathy*

**Algebra**

A piggy bank contains only nickels and dimes. In all there are 42 coins with a total value of $3.85. How many nickels are in the piggy bank?
*August 4, 2010 by x*

**Intermediate algebra**

A collection of nickels dimes and quarters consists of 50 coins with a total of $5.50. If there are two times as many dimes as quarters find the number of each type of coins?
*July 15, 2015 by Hope*

**Math**

Lianne has nineteen coins worth $1.45. Some coins are dimes & the rest are nickels. How many dimes does she have. I understand the D + N = 19 & the 10D + 5N = 145, but I don't understand how you'd subtract them from each other?
*April 4, 2009 by Laurie*

**algebra**

a purse contains 26 coins, some of which are dimes and the rest are nickels. Altogether, the coins are worth more than $2.10. At least how many dimes are in the purse?
*September 25, 2011 by dan*

**word problem**

A change purse contains two loonies, six quarters, seven dimes, four nickels, and five pennies. Compare the loonies, quarters, and nickels by means of a ratio that is expressed in lowest terms.
*October 25, 2013 by lol*

**math**

Al and Alice went to a "being a Snack" party. Al spent 10 pennies + 16 dimes. Alice spent as much as Al, but her 26 coins consisted of only quarters and nickels, How many nickels did Alice spend?
*July 13, 2015 by Larry*

**Math**

Jeremy collected nickels for 1 week. He is making stacks of his nickels to determine how many he has. The thickness of 1 nickel is 1/16 inches. -How tall is a stack of 16 nickels? -What is the combined height of 3 nickels, 2 nickels, and 1 nickel?
*March 12, 2015 by Zoey*

**math**

Jeremy collected nickels for one week. He is making stacks of his nickels to determine how many he has. The thickness of one nickel is 1/4 in. How tall is a stack of 4 nickels? 3 nickels, 2 nickels?
*January 16, 2013 by Jade*

**math**

Jeremy collected nickels for 1 week. He is making stacks of his nickels to determine how many he has. The thickness of 1 nickel is 1/16 inches. -How tall is a stack of 16 nickels? -What is the combined height of 3 nickels, 2 nickels, and 1 nickel? I NEED HELP!!!!!!!:D @(+___+)@
*March 26, 2012 by Gabby ( 5 grade)*

**Mah**

Adam has 4 dimes, 4 quarters and 4 nickels in his pocket. He pulls out 2 coins making sure to put the first one back in his pocket before picking the second. What are the odds that he pulls out 2 nickels? A. 1/3 B. 1/9 C. 1/16 D. 1/81
*June 29, 2015 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

7 nickels to 22 dimes
*November 4, 2012 by jamie*

**math**

Julie is going to the mall. She has 15 coins in her pocket that nadd up to $2.18. She has the same number of pennies as she does dimes. she has 5 more quarters than she has nickels. If she has 3 pennies, how many quarters, dimes and nickles does Julie have?
*February 7, 2012 by tj*

**math**

Phil has 20 coins, nickels,dimes, and quarters, totaling $2.30. If he has twice as many nickels as quarters, how many quarters does Phil have?
*July 31, 2013 by vincent*

**math**

Select the equation that solves this problem: Eight coins (dimes and nickels) are worth 60 cents. How many dimes are there? a. 10d + 25(11 - d) = 170 b. 10d + 25(8 - d) = 170 c. 10d + 5(8 - d) = 60 d. 10d + 5(11 - d) = 60
*April 11, 2012 by Cheril*

**math**

In vanessa's coin bank there are 4 times as many quaters as nickels, 2 fewer dimes than nickels, and 15 pennies. the total amount in the bank is $5.80. How many of each coin are in the bank? assign a variable to unknown and write an equation to find unknown.
*July 24, 2012 by Niki*

**math**

How many nickels and dimes does it take to make $1.95
*December 10, 2013 by Andrea*