A quarter and a nickel.
2 quaters (50 cents), 3 dimes (30 cents), 4 pennies (4 cents) which is 9 coins
The correct statement of the puzzle is "What 2 coins make 30 cents if one of them is not a nickel?"The answer of course is a quarter and a nickel - the quarter is the one that's not a nickel!
You will use 4 pennies, 2 nickles, and 2 dimes to make 34 cents with 8 coins.
You have a quarter and a nickel. Only ONE coin can't be a nickel, not both.
2 quarters and a dime, or a half-dollar and 2 nickels.
You will make 49 cents with these 7 coins, 1 quarter, 2 dimes, 4 pennies.
One is a quarter, the other is a nickel.
2 x 25 cents + 1 x 10 cents
3 dimes, 1 nickel, and 2 cents.
The answer is you have a quarter and a nickel. This adds up to 30 cents. One of the coins (the quarter) is not a nickel, but the other coin is. It could also be a 20c coin and a 10c coin, the question doesn't state that they are US cents, they could be Euro cents.
5, 2, 2 and 1.
2 dimeand 2 pennies
How can you make 88 cents
A quarter and a nickel. One is not a quarter, the other one is.
You can't with U.S money.
not with todays coins.... when they had 2 cent pieces etc yes
5 x 5 cents + 2 x 1 cent = 27 cents
The 2 coins are a nickel and a quarter with the quarter being the coin that IS NOT a nickel.
The phrasing for this puzzle is actually "What 2 coins make 30 cents if one of them is not a nickel?"The answer of course is a 25-cent piece and a nickel. The question says only one coin can't be a nickel, and that's the 25-cent piece.
2 quarters, 5 pennies
2 dimes and 5 pennies
10 pennies and 2 nickels
1 Quarter 2 Nickels 2 Pennies 1 Dime.