
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
asked by mike on November 29, 2006 
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?
asked by Frank on June 3, 2017 
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
asked by david on April 9, 2015 
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
asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2017 
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
asked by Kt on January 1, 2007 
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
asked by Emily on July 14, 2016 
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?
asked by Maura on November 21, 2011 
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
asked by jean on September 3, 2006 
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
asked by Nate Williams on May 8, 2013 
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.
asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2017 
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
asked by Natasha on April 11, 2007 
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
asked by guitarman on March 29, 2010 
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
asked by Laura on October 2, 2011 
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
asked by susan on August 18, 2012 
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
asked by Andrew on December 15, 2015 
math
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?
asked by bb on July 13, 2015 
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?
asked by Charlotte on September 9, 2014 
MATH
a purse contains $1.35 in quarters nickels and dimes There are 3 times as many dimes as quarters and 3 more nickels than quarters. find the number of each coin
asked by JAYLA on May 3, 2013 
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
asked by Kelsie on October 28, 2008 
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
asked by bobby on January 5, 2017 
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
asked by adriana on December 9, 2014 
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
asked by Anonymous on January 16, 2013 
Math
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
asked by Anonymous on January 16, 2013 
PreAlgebra
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
asked by Anonymous on January 16, 2013 
algebra
A family has a coin jar that is now full. The children count the change and calculate the total value to be $29.42. Let Q represent the number of quarters and use the information below to find the number of each coin. There are: 138 more dimes than
asked by Anonymous on April 11, 2016 
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
asked by stephy on November 24, 2012 
algebra
Mary has $4.00 in nickels, dimes, and quarters. If she has twice as many dimes as quarters and fortyseven more nickels than dimes, how many coins of each type does she have?
asked by harry on February 10, 2015 
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.
asked by MP on January 17, 2013 
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.
asked by Libuse on February 26, 2012 
Math
Tim has more pennies than nickels, more nickels than dimes, more dimes than quarters, and more quarters than halfdollars. Tim has at least 3 quarters and at least one of each other kind of coin listed. What is the smallest number of cents Tim could have?
asked by PT on January 10, 2019 
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?
asked by sam on November 17, 2008 
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?
asked by micheal Garcia on April 5, 2012 
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
asked by mary on August 18, 2012 
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
asked by suzz on February 16, 2015 
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
asked by kayla on September 28, 2008 
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
asked by Gabbi on April 12, 2017 
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
asked by stephy on November 24, 2012 
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
asked by stephy on November 24, 2012 
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
asked by stephy on November 24, 2012 
Math
A collection of 30 coins worth $5.50 consists of nickels, dimes, and quarters. There are twice as many dimes as nickels. How many quarters are there?
asked by Mary on September 9, 2008 
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
asked by Tiffany on October 18, 2011 
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.
asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2017 
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
asked by kayla on September 26, 2008 
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
asked by kayla on September 26, 2008 
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 ?
asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2013 
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 ?
asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2013 
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 ?
asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2013 
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
asked by niki on August 12, 2019 
Math
A bag contains twice as many pennies as nickels and four more dimes than quarters. Find all possibilities for the number of each coin if their total value is $2.01. I have pennies = 4n nickels = n dimes = 4 + q quarters = q but I don't know where to go
asked by Kelley on October 17, 2018 
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?
asked by heather on July 30, 2018 
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 quarters are there in the collection ?
asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2013 
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 ?
asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2013 
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
asked by k on October 22, 2012 
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?
asked by Lea' on April 18, 2016 
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)
asked by Erica on February 12, 2014 
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
asked by Jason on November 28, 2007 
algebra
total $3.25 worth of coins nickels, dimes, quarters 2morenickels than dimes 1 more quarter than nickels how many of each coin
asked by Anonymous on September 22, 2014 
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?
asked by Mrs. Vargas on March 20, 2013 
math
Mr. Adams has a box containing 14 coins. The coins are either quarters, nickels, or dimes. In the box are 4 quarters. There are 4 times as many dimes as nickels. How many dimes are in the box? I just need the equation set up and I can then take it from
asked by guitarman on April 29, 2010 
algebra
nestor has nickels, dimes, and quarters amounting to $1.85. if he has twice as many dimes as quarters, and the number of nickels is two less than twice the number of dimes, how many quarters does he have?
asked by jack on June 16, 2017 
Algebra
Solve the problem using matrices. John has a jarful of quarters and nickels. There are 84 coins in the jar. The value of the coins is $13.00. How many of each type of coin are there? A) 49 quarters ; 35 nickels B) 44 quarters; 40 nickels C) 79 quarters; 5
asked by Heaven on November 23, 2014 
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 ?
asked by Tracy Jarvis on May 9, 2013 
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
asked by samantha on January 19, 2015 
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?
asked by Bob on October 13, 2011 
java/programming
i did this code for this question. Write a class called PocketChange that models a handful of change you might find in your pocket. The class has the following specifications: • Instance Variables  all instance variables are private!  int toonies  the
asked by Anonymous on December 6, 2018 
math
There are 60 coins in a box containing only nickels, dimes, and quarters. If there is one more than twice as many dimes as quarters, and the total value of all dimes is five cents less than the total value of all nickels, how many of each denomination are
asked by Charlie on July 7, 2014 
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
asked by Robbie on March 28, 2011 
argosy
Cory has a collection of nickels, dime and quarters with a total value of 2.55. There are 6 more dimes than nickels and twice as many quarters as nickels. How many of each coin is in her collection?
asked by lou on March 17, 2016 
Algebra
Tameen keeps quarters, nickels, and dimes in his change jar. He has three more quarters than dimes and five fewer nickels than dimes. If there are 52 coins in the change jar, how many dimes are in the jar?
asked by Tiffany on October 22, 2015 
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
asked by JaredN on July 30, 2007 
algebra
a jar contains $8.75 in nickels, dimes and quarters. There are two times as many dimes as there are nickels, and 10 more dimes than quarters, how many of each coin are in the jar?
asked by dawn on September 9, 2013 
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?
asked by kayla on September 26, 2008 
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
asked by aj on April 22, 2012 
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.
asked by lol on October 25, 2013 
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.
asked by Sandra on July 2, 2012 
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
asked by Emily on August 24, 2008 
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?
asked by strugglin on May 2, 2013 
algebra
A collection of thirtyseven coins consists of nickels, dimes and quarters. There are ten more dimes than nickels. Represent the value of all the coins using one variable.
asked by frankie on November 22, 2016 
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?
asked by curtis on October 30, 2011 
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?
asked by Nancy on April 26, 2011 
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?
asked by Hope on July 15, 2015 
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
asked by cat on April 29, 2015 
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?
asked by Stephanie on September 27, 2013 
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.
asked by Lois on September 24, 2014 
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?
asked by Tay on April 30, 2017 
math
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?
asked by Anonymous on March 9, 2016 
math
Gavin has nickels, dimes and quarters in a ratio of 8:1:2 if Gavin's coins are quarters, how many nickels and dimes dose gavin have?
asked by rose on December 18, 2019 
ALgebra
sam has $3.50 in dimes and quarters. he has 23 quarters all together. how many of each does he have? will has $2.40 in dimes and nickels. he has 30 coins all together. how many of each does he have?
asked by john on October 28, 2010 
Algebra
Kevin has $6.45 in coins in his cash box. The numbers of quarters is one less than twice the number of dimes. The number of nickels is one less than twice the number of quarters. The value of the pennies is the same as the value of the nickels. How many of
asked by JJ on December 14, 2010 
Algebra
a guy has $4.40 of nickels, dimes and quarters. he has twice as many dimes then quarters. how many nickels does he have?
asked by Emily on October 21, 2014 
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
asked by pete on February 22, 2012 
Math
A man has three times as many quarters as halfdollars, four times as many dimes as quarters, and two more nickels than dimes. If he has $9.25, how many of each coin has he?
asked by Paula on February 27, 2017 
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?
asked by vincent on July 31, 2013 
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?
asked by Toph on August 25, 2010 
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
asked by TIMMY on April 29, 2015 
Math
A charity organization is collecting change to raise money. They have collected three times as many dimes as quarters, 11 more nickels than dimes, and 2 times as many pennies as nickels. Let x represent the number of quarters. Write an expression to
asked by Null on February 19, 2020 
math
Duane has four dimes, half as many nickels as dimes, and three times as many quarters as nickels. How much money does Duane have?
asked by Deja on August 26, 2009 
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
asked by Ms. Sue on October 24, 2007 
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,
asked by Michelle on September 28, 2008 
math
a childs bank contains $6.30 in dimes and quarters. there are twice as many dimes as quarters. how many of each kind of coin are in the bank? let d = #dimes and q=#quarters. The total is worth $6.30. eqn 1 is 0.10*d + 0.25*q=$6.30 eqn 2 is 2*#quarters =
asked by katie on November 29, 2006