# Krista has \$0.85 in nickels and dimes. She has 2 more nickels than dimes. How many nickels does she have?

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1. ## math 213

The amount of money in cents in a jar containing some nickels and d dimes and some quarters if there are 4 times as many nickels as dimes and twice as many quarters as nickels

2. ## Algebra (Mrs.Sue) thank you :)

Sal keeps quarters,nickels, and dimes in a jar. He has a total of 52 coins. He has three more quarters than dimes and five fewer nickels than dimes. How many dimes does sal have?

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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

4. ## ALGEBRA

Mae open her coin purse and found pennies,nickels and dimes with a total value of \$2.85.If there are twice as many pennies as there are nickels and dimes combined.How many pennies,dimes and nickels are there if she has a collection of 90 coins given:

5. ## Algebra

Michael's bank contains only nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are 63 coins in all, valued at \$5.50. The number of nickels is 5 short of being three times the sum of the number of dimes and quarters together. How many dimes are in the bank?

I need help with these problems: 1) A vending machine takes only nickels and dimes. There are 5 times as many dimes as nickels in the machine. The face value of the coins is \$4.40. How many of each coin are in the machine? 2) A vending machine takes only

7. ## Algebra

Dylan has \$2.30 in dimes and nickels. The dimes exceed nickels by 5. Find the# of each kind. let x= nickels= Let x+5= dimes= 2.3=(.05)x+(.10)x+5 2.3= .05x+.10x+5.1 2.3=.15x+5.1 -2.8= .15x -18.666666666repeating=x what did i do wrong?

8. ## Math

Mr.Adams had a coin collection including only nickels, dimes, and quarters He had twice as many dimes as nickels and half as many quarters as he had nickels. If the total face value of his collection was \$300.00, how many quarters did the collection

9. ## 8th gr. Algebra

I have 3 math problems for homework that are stumping me. Can anyone help guide me? Thanks! Here they are: 1. A full bucket of water weighs eight kilograms. If the water weighs five times as much as the empty bucket, how much does the water weigh? 2. Helen

10. ## Word problem

Sophia has 22 coins in her pocket, all of which are nickels and dimes. If the total value of her change is \$1.75, how many nickels and how many dimes does she have? Im lost on how to set up the equations, please help and show me how?

11. ## Math

In a collection of nickels, dimes, and quarters worth &6.90, the ratio of the number of nickels to dimes is 3:8. The ratio of the number of dimes to quarters is 4:5. Find the number of each type of coin. Use a coin value chart to help. well, 4:5 is the

12. ## Algebra

Anne has 20 coins in her pocket consisting of nickels and dimes only. The total value of the coins is \$1.45. How many nickels and how many dimes does she have? (Let x represent the number of nickels and y represent the number of dimes.)

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In a change jar, Tom has nickels and dimes. The number of nickels is two times the number of dimes and the total amount of money in the jar is \$1.20. How many dimes are in the jar?

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In a collection of coins worth \$9.13, there are twice as many dimes as quarters, four more nickels than dimes, and twice as many pennies as nickels. How many of each kind of each coin are in the collection?

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Sarah has a collection of nickels, dimes, and quarters worth \$9.25. She has 10 more dimes than nickels and twice as many quarters as dimes. How many coins of each kind does she have?

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A box contains 140 dimes and nickels. The total value is \$11.15. How many dimes and nickels are there? Need the help finding the formula.

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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

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Abel Save a 43 more nickels than dimes. After he spents 17 dimes, he had twice as many nickel than dimes . How many coins did he have left ? Is the below answer is correct because in question he is saying twice as many nickel than dimes number of dimes ---

19. ## College Algebra

Mukul has\$1.60 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. He has nine more dimes than quarters and six more nickels than quarters. How many of each coin are in his pocket. d=# dimes n=# nickels q= # quarters d+n+q=1.60 d+9=q n+6=q 0.1d+0.05n+0.25q=1.60

A handful of 65 coins consist of pennies, nickels and dimes. The number of nickels is 4 less than twice of pennies, and there are 13 more dimes than nickels. How many coins of each kind are there? Solve using Gauss-Jordan Elimination.

21. ## Algebra

Hailey has 40 nickels and dimes and has a total of \$2.85. How many dimes does she have? 'I got -23 nickels bit i don't think that's right.

22. ## math algebra 1

There are 4 times as many nickels as dimes in a coin bag. The coins have a total value of 600 cents (\$6.00). Find the number of nickels. Write and solve an equation to do so. (i found the answer through guess and check but i need to know the

23. ## Math

The amount of money in cents in a jar containing d dimes and some nickels and quarters if there are 8 times as many nickels as dimes and 2 times as many quarters as nickels

24. ## algebra

Lucy has \$1.35 in nickels and dimes in her pocket. If she has six more dimes than nickels, which equation can be used to determine x, the number of nickels she has?

25. ## Algebra

A bank teller knows she received 34 dimes and nickels combined from a customer. If the change totaled \$2.05 how many nickels and dimes did she receive

26. ## algebra

a bag contains only nickels and dimes. there are exactly 18 coins in the bag. the amount of money in the bag is \$1.25. let x represent the number of nickels in the bag. let y represent the number of dimes in the bag. 1. write a system of equations that

27. ## algebra

total \$3.25 worth of coins nickels, dimes, quarters 2morenickels than dimes 1 more quarter than nickels how many of each coin

28. ## algebra

Jim has some nickels, dimes and quarters worth \$5.30. There are five times as many dimes as quarters, and six more nickels than dimes. How many of each kind of coin does he have?

29. ## math

Sarah has \$4.55 worth of change in nickels and dimes. If she has 5 times as many nickels as dimes, how many of each type of coin does she have?

30. ## math

Jo has 37 coins (all nickels, dimes and quarters) worth \$5.50. She has 4 more quarters than nickels. How many of each type of coins does she have? d=#dimes n=#nickels q=#quarters. ============== d+n+q=37 n+4=q 0.1d + 0.05n + 0.25q = 5.50

31. ## 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 b) use you defines variable to write algebraic expressions to represent the

32. ## pre calc

rose counted her money and found that her 25 coins which were nickels, dimes, and quarters were worth \$3.20. The number of dimes exceeded the number of nickels by 4. How many coins of each kind did she have? I know that the expression for nickles would be

33. ## College Algebra

Mukul has \$1.60 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. He has nine more dimes than quarters and six more nickels than quarters. How many of each coin are in his pocket.- I need little hint please. My answer is coming out wrong.

34. ## College Algebra

A box contains \$7.80 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are 46 coins in all, and the sum of the numbers of nickels and dimes is 2 less than the number of quarters. How many coins of each kind are there? Here is my work so far: x + y + z = 46 x + y = z

35. ## maths

Class 5G is having a pizza party. Mrs Baker asked all the children to bring in 50c for their share of the pizza.The next day all the girls came with their 50c but Mrs Baker noticed that every girl had brought their 50c using different coins. Whatis the

36. ## Algebra

This is a word problem I am supposed to solve with systems. I am having trouble setting it up if anyone could help me. A coin bank contains only dimes and nickels. The bank contains 46 coins. If 5 dimes and 2 nickels were removed the total value of the

37. ## Algebra

A bank teller knows she received 34 dimes and nickels combined from a customer. If the change totaled \$2.05 how many nickels and dimes did she receive.

Helen has\$1.35 in her bank in nickels and dimes. There are 9 more nickels than dimes. Find the number she has of each kind.

39. ## Math

There are a total of 81 coins that equal \$5.75. There are only dimes and nickels in the container. How many dimes are there? How many nickels are there?

40. ## math

My mom said I could have all of the nickels and dimes in her wallet. It totals \$1.35. How many nickels and dimes do I have?

41. ## math

Joe has a collection of nickels and dimes that is worth \$6.20. If the number of dimes was doubled and the number of nickels was decreased by 37, the value of the coins would be \$8.85. How many nickels and dimes does he have?

42. ## algebra help

Solve the problem. Joe has a collection of nickels and dimes that is worth \$6.00. If the number of dimes were doubled and the number of nickels were increased by 6, the value of the coins would be \$9.90. How many dimes does he have?

43. ## algebra

O.k. I'm 42 trying to help my nephew with algebra and lets just say it's been awhile.... Total money \$ 101.25 45 more dimes than nickels 3 times as many quarters as dimes. How many nickels, dimes & quarters?

44. ## Algebra

Maria needs \$2.45 to buy a magazine. The only money she has is a jar of nickels and dimes. Write an equation in standard form for the different amounts of nickels x and dimes y she could use. I tried .05x +.2y+2.35 but could not figure it out

45. ## algebra

No. 2 alyssa has some coins in her purse consisting of pennies, nickels and dimes. She has 2 more nickels than dimes and thrice as many pennies as nickels. If the total is 0.52 dollars how many coins of each kind does she have.

46. ## Math

A city park employee collected 600 cents in nickels, dimes, and quarters at the bottom of the wishing well. There were 10 nickels, and a combined total of 25 dimes and quarters. How many dimes and quarters were at the bottom of the well?

47. ## mathematics

In a collection of nickels, dimes and quarters, there are twice as many dimes as nickels, and 4 fewer quarters than dimes. The total value of the coins is \$5.75. How many nickels are there in the collection ?

48. ## Algebra

Ken has recently started saving his spare change. In his piggy bank, he has \$1.65 that consists of nickels and dimes. The number of nickels is one more than two times the number of dimes. Find how many of each coin he has

49. ## Algebra 2 semester2

A piggy bank contains \$5.60 in nickels and dimes. The number of nickels is 8 less than 3 times the dimes. How many nickels and dimes are there in the piggy bank?

50. ## algebra

Joseph always throws change into a can and takes it out every two weeks. This time it is all nickels and dimes. There are six times as many dimes as nickels, and the value of the dimes is \$4.95 more than the value of the nickels. How many nickels and dimes

51. ## MATH

Jenna always throws loose change into a pencil holder on desk and takes it out every 2 weeks. this time it is all nickels and dimes. There are 7 times as many dimes as nickels and the value of the dimes is \$6.50 more than the value of the nickels. How many

52. ## math

Krista has \$0.85 in nickels and dimes. She has 2 more nickels than dimes. How many nickels does she have?

53. ## math

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? Let d=# dimes. let n=# nickels. d + n = 30 d(\$.10) + n(\$.05) = \$2.10 Two equations and two unknowns. Solve them

54. ## Algebra

from his paper route, andy collected \$5.55 in nickels and dimes. The number of nickels was 6 more than the number of dimes. How many nickels and dimes were there?

55. ## algebra

A charity organization is collecting change to raise money. They have collected twice as many dimes as quarters, 22 more nickels than dimes, and 3 times as many pennies as nickels. let's say x represents quarters write an algebraic expression to represent

56. ## Math

There are 9 coins in a piggy bank in terms of dimes and nickels and the value of the dimes is 15 cents more than the value of the nickels. Find out how many of each coin there is.

57. ## college algebra

Barbara has \$4.40 worth of change in nickels and dimes. If she has 2 times as many nickels as dimes, how many of each type of coin does she have?

58. ## algebra

How do I figure out this problem? You have 37 coins (all nickels , dimes, and quarters) adding up to \$5.50. You have 4 more quarters than nickels. How many dimes do you have? Let q,d and n stand for the number of quarters, dimes and nickels you have

59. ## Algebra

Can you please help on this Algebra problem? Keana's piggy bank contains \$4.30 in nickels and dimes only. If she has 59 coins in her ban, then what is the sum of the digits in the number of nickels in Keana's bank? Write a system of equations for this

60. ## math

You have \$1.00 in dimes and nickels. You have twice as many dimes as nickels. What would the associated system of equations look like in augmented matrix form?

Helen has\$1.35 in her bank in nickels and dimes. There are 9 more nickels than dimes. Find the number she has of each kind.

62. ## algebra

Mary has \$4.00 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. If she has twice as many dimes as quarters and forty-seven more nickels than dimes, how many coins of each type does she have?

63. ## math

i have 40 coins all dimes, nickels, and quarter, worth \$4.05. I have 7 more nickels than dimes. How many quarters do I have?

64. ## Algebra

Ken has recently started saving his spare change. In his piggy bank, he has \$1.65 that consists of nickels and dimes. The number of nickels is one more than two times the number of dimes. Find how many of each coin he has

65. ## math

Every night when Isabella 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

66. ## algebra

A collection of thirty-seven coins consists of nickels, dimes and quarters. There are ten more dimes than nickels. Represent the value of all the coins using one variable.

67. ## Math

heather has \$2.50 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. she has 3 times as many nickels as dimes and four times as many quaters as dimes

68. ## math

Abel Save a 43 more nickels than dimes. After he spents 17 dimes, he had twice as many nickel than dimes . How many coins did he have left ?

69. ## algebra 2

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?

70. ## 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

71. ## math

dave throws loose change in to a cup an takes it out every 2 weeks this time it is all nickels and dimes there are 7 times as many dimes as nickels and the value of dimes is \$5.85 more than the value of the nickels how many nickels and dimes does dave have

72. ## Math

A candy machine contains 5 times the number of nickels in dimes and is less than 16 the number of quarters. Total value is \$12.80. How many are there nickels and dimes? I can't understand what means 5 times the number of nickels in dimes. How do you put

73. ## Math Repost for Mecca

Math - mecca, Wednesday, October 24, 2007 at 9:20pm Lauren has collected 150 nickels and dimes. She has 70 more nickels than dimes. How many nickels and how many dimes

74. ## math

John has \$2.50 in nickels and dimes in his wallet. He has twice as many dimes as nickels. How many of each coin does he have? Let dimes = _____. Let nickels = _______. Equation:________________

75. ## Math

aretha has \$0.58 in nickels and dimes. she has 2 more nickels than dimes. how many and nickels and dimes does she have? these money word problems are hard. help please.

76. ## Math

Abel Save a 43 more nickels than dimes. After he spents 17 dimes, he had twice as many nickel than dimes . How many coins did he have left ? not like this answer below need the chart model : number of dimes --- x number of nickels -- x+43 he spends 17

77. ## math

messed up on last question. heres the actual one. Aretha has \$0.85 in nickels and dimes. She has 2 more nickels than dimes. How many nickels and imes does she have? Need a formula for this problem. These word problems are so hard. Help please! I may have

78. ## math

Joe has a collection of nickels and dimes that is worth \$8.55. If the number of dimes was tripled and the number of nickels was decreased by 2, the value of the coins would be \$23.45. How many nickels and dimes does he have?

79. ## Math

Joe has a collection of nickels and dimes that is worth \$6.05 if the number of dimes was double and the number of nickels was decreased by 10 the value of the coins would be \$9.85 how many nickels and dimes does he have?

80. ## Math

there are some nickels and dimes in a jar. the number of nickels is one less than twice the number of dimes.if the total value of coins is 8 dollars and 55 cents, then find the numbers of dimes? explain?

81. ## math

Sal keeps quarters, nickels, and dimes in his change jar. He has a total of 52 coins. He has three more quarters than dimes and five fewer nickels than dimes. How many dimes does Sal have? A. 13 B. 18 C. 20 D. 21 E. None of these. Here is the equation I

82. ## math

When a child breaks open her piggy bank, she finds a total of 76 coins, consisting of nickels, dimes, and quarters. The total value of the coins is \$9. If the nickels were dimes, and the dimes were nickels, the value of the coins would be \$8. How many

83. ## algebra

Please help....struggling with word problems and please explain how to get the answer.... Max has a collection of 210 coins consisting of nickels, dimes, and quarters. He has twice as many dimes as nickels, and 10 more quarters than dimes. How many coins

84. ## PLZ! HELP! Algebra

Barbara has \$4.40 worth of change in nickels and dimes. If she has 2 times as many nickels as dimes, how many of each type of coin does she have?

85. ## Math

Ruthie has 10 coins, all either nickels, dimes, or quarters. She has N nickels, D dimes, and Q quarters, where N, D, and Q are all different, and are each at least 1. Amazingly, she would have the same amount of money if she had Q nickels, N dimes, and D

86. ## Algebra 2

Adding 1 to which digit will increase 736,419 by ten thousand? i think is 3... bill has four more dimes than nickels, and seven fewer nickels than pennies.he has a total of \$3.35. how many of each kind of coin has he? bill has four more dimes than nickels,

87. ## math

if sue has 27 coins in all, totaling 2.10, of only dimes and nickels, and there are more dimes, how many more dimes than nickels does she have?

88. ## College Algebra

Michaela has \$0.80 in nickels and dimes in her change purse. She has seven more nickels than dimes. How many coins of each type does she have?

89. ## math

In Ethan’s piggybank there are nickels, dimes and quarters. There are 3 times as many quarters as nickels, and 5 more dimes than nickels. How many of each kind of coins are there? Ethan has saved a total of \$3.20.

90. ## mathematics

In a collection of nickels, dimes and quarters, there are twice as many dimes as nickels, and 4 fewer quarters than dimes. The total value of the coins is \$5.75. How many nickels are there in the collection ?

91. ## math

In a collection of nickels, dimes and quarters, there are twice as many dimes as nickels, and 4 fewer quarters than dimes. The total value of the coins is \$5.75. How many nickels are there in the collection ?

92. ## Math

This needs to be solved and put in equation form. Seems simple but not sure if I am figuring it right. Jill has \$3.50 in nickels and dimes. If she has 50 coins, how many of each type of coin does she have? use the equations and solve n ---> number of

93. ## mathematics

In a collection of nickels, dimes and quarters, there are twice as many dimes as nickels, and 4 fewer quarters than dimes. The total value of the coins is \$5.75. How many dimes are there in the collection ?

94. ## math

Melissa has a collection of dimes and nickels with a total face value of less than one dollar. Let x be the number of dimes and y be the number of nickels. How many of each type of coin does she have?

95. ## algebra

Gail has a collection of nickels, dimes, and quarters that is worth \$7.95 altogether. If she has three more nickels than dimes, and 38 coins altogether, then how many of each kind of coin does she have?

96. ## math

A city park employee collected 600 cents in nickels, dimes and quarters at the bottom of a wishing well. There were 10 nickels and a combined total of 25 dimes and quarters. How many dimes and quarters were at the bottom of the well? I know the answer but

97. ## Algebra

June has \$1.95 in dimes and nickels. She has a total of 28 coins. How many dimes and how many nickels does she have?

98. ## math

rose counted her money and found that her 25 coins which were nickels, dimes, and quarters were worth \$3.20. The number of dimes exceeded the number of nickels by 4. How many coins of each kind did she have? I know that the expression for nickles would be

99. ## Math

A cashier has 25 coins consisting of nickels, dimes, and quarters with a value of \$4.10. If the number of dimes is 1 more than twice the number of nickels, how many of each type of coin does he have?

100. ## algebra

A collection of nickels, dimes, and quarters amounts to \$9.50. If there are 130 coins in all and there are twice as many dimes as there are quarters, find the number of nickels.