Coin Problem 1

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Lesson Description:

Shows how to solve a word problem having to do with different coins and their values. This is solved with one variable, but more than one coin is defined. It is done with a chart.

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you write an equation, solve the equation, and check your answer to coin problems in Algebra?
  • How do you solve a coin problem without using guess and check?
  • How do you make a chart to solve a coin problem?
  • If Ed has 6 more quarters than dimes, and the total value of his coins is $6.05, how many of each coin does Ed have?
  • How do you solve 10D + 25(D + 6) = 605?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson shows how to do a very common problem in Algebra -- coin problems. You will learn to make a chart, write an equation, solve, and check it. This series of videos is very helpful and well explained.