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 3 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?
 3 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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amplify51f
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2let x be the number of quarters.... 25x + 10(x3) + 3x(5) = 370 now solve

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

amplify51f
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2nice... i hope you see where the equation comes from =D

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

amplify51f
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2x  3 ... and there are 3x nickels... we had to get that information from the statements in the problem

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