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anonymous
 5 years ago
a news paper carrier has $3.70 in change. he has 3 more quarters than dimes but three times as many nickels as quarters. How many of each coin does he have?
anonymous
 5 years ago
a news paper carrier has $3.70 in change. he has 3 more quarters than dimes but three times as many nickels as quarters. How many of each coin does he have?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let x be the number of quarters.... 25x + 10(x3) + 3x(5) = 370 now solve

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay 8 quarters  thanks :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nice... i hope you see where the equation comes from =D

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so how many dimes are there?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x  3 ... and there are 3x nickels... we had to get that information from the statements in the problem

Rajeshkumar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cannot understand clearly need more explanation please
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