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Tina's change of $1.35 consisted of quarters and dimes only and she received twice as many dimes as quarters. How many dimes were there?

  • Algebra -

    Let x = quarters
    Let 2x = dimes

    Equation:
    .25(x) + .10(2x) = 1.35

    Solve for x. Remember to determine the number of dimes for your answer.

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