anonymous
  • anonymous
Jose has $2.50 in nickels and dimes in his jar. If he has 11 more nickels than dimes, how many dimes does he have?
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apoorvk
  • apoorvk
no. of nickels=x no. of dimes=y so, x=y+11 and total value is $2.50, that is 250 cents so, 5x+10y=250 simplifies to x+2y=50 solve the two linear equations to get x and y, and enjoy!!
anonymous
  • anonymous
so how many dimes does jose have>?
apoorvk
  • apoorvk
what do you think?? post and verify!

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anonymous
  • anonymous
13??
apoorvk
  • apoorvk
listen i am just confirming 'cause i don't live in the states.. nickel is 5cents and dime is 10.. right??
anonymous
  • anonymous
yes
anonymous
  • anonymous
so it would be 15 correct?
apoorvk
  • apoorvk
nah.. 13 was right! (for dimes)
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh Ok thanxx
anonymous
  • anonymous
he sum of two numbers is 60. Their difference is 12. What is the smaller number?
anonymous
  • anonymous
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