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Tristan has \$3.75 in quarters and dimes. She has 21 coins. How many of each coin does she have?

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quarters ---- x
dimes ------ 21-x

25x + 10(21-x) = 375
25x + 210 - 10x = 375
15x = 165
x = 11

Tristan has 11 quarters and 10 dimes

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