# math

A coin bank contains twice as many nickels as quarters, three times as many pennies as quarters, and no dimes. If the bank contains \$7.60 how many of each coin does it contain ?

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1. 25q + 5(2q) + 1(3q) = 760
38q = 760
q = 20

so, 20 quarters, 40 nickels, 60 pennies

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