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**janet has 3 times as many dimes as nickles, and twice as many quarters as nickles.**

if she has $3.40 in all, how many nickles,dimes and quarters does she have?

**Answer**

N = nickles D = dimes Q = quarters N(0.05) + D(0.10) + Q (0.25) = 3.40 3N = D 2N = Q N(0.05) + 3N(0.10) + 2N(0.25) = 3.40 0.05N + 0.30N + 0.50N = 3.40 0.85N = 3.40 N = 4 3(4) = D 12 = D 2(4) = Q 8 = Q 4 nickles 12 dimes 8 quarters

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