# Pocket Change

Directions: You have \$1.00 in your pocket. You only have pennies, nickels, and dimes. You don’t have any quarters or other coins. What coins are in your pocket?

### Hint

Modifications: Provide coin manipulatives to make the problem more concrete.

Question/Hint: Have you tried drawing the coin possibilities?

Solutions may vary (e.g. 5 dimes, 9 nickels, and 5 pennies).

Source: Andrew Gael

## Product Close to 1,000

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9 at most one time each, place a digit …

1. Dimes: 9
Nickle: 1
Pennies: 5

2. Dimes: 6
Pennies: 10
Nickels: 5

3. Dimes:4
Nickels:3
Pennies:8

4. Dimes:5
Nickles:7
pennies:0

5. Dimes:5
Nickles:9
Pennies:5

6. 8 Dimes , 5 nickels , 5 pennies = 1.00

7. 17: nickles
1: Dime
5: pennies

8. Dimes:6=60
nickels:6=30
pennies:10=10
witch will = 1.00!

9. 60 pennies
2 dimes
4 nickles

10. 5 dimes=50
9 nickels=45
5 pennies=5

11. 85 pennies 1 nickel 1 dime

12. Isabella Mendoza

9 dimes, 1 nickel, 5 pennies.

13. Alexander meloche

10 pennies
14 nickles
2 dimes

10+70=80+20=100

14. 10 pennies

2 nickels

8 dimes

15. 10 pennies

8 nickels

6 dimes

16. 5 dimes

25 pennies

5 nickles

17. 5 dimes
9 nickels
5 pennies

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