Khalid wants to trade in his 60 nickels for quarters. How many quarters can he get?
A) 10 quarters
B) 12 quarters
C) 30 quarters
D) 8 quarters
B) 12 quarters
Description:
* each 1 nickel = 5 pennies
* each 1 quarter = 5 nickels
* each 1 dollar = 4 quarters
* each 1 dollar = 100 pennies
So,
He has 60 nickels,
60 nickels multiply 5 =300 pennies
300 pennies = 3 dollars
3 dollars multiply by 4 = 12 quarters
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