# A stack of nickel and dimes is worth $2.55. How do you find the number of nickels if the number of dimes is less than twice the number of nickels?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 28, 2016

The number of nickels could be any odd number between 11 and 51 inclusive.

#### Explanation:

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