# A scuba diver, hired by an amusement park, collected $119 in nickels, dimes, and quarters at the bottom of a wishing well. There were 300 nickels, and 10 more quarters than dimes. How many quarters and dimes were thrown into the wishing well?

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Jun 17, 2018

#### Answer:

**The number of dimes are** **and quarters are** **in number.**

#### Explanation:

Total value of quarter and dime is

Let the number of dimes are

in number.

The number of dimes are

number in the wishing well. [Ans]