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100% of a dollar = 100 cents

therefore

1% of a dollar = 1 cent

so

50% of a dollar = 50 cents

Q: How many cents are in 50 percent of a dollar?

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50 cents

Neither - if it is a dollar.

No, 50 pennies is 50 cents. That is half of a dollar.

50 as $1 = 100 cents = 10 x 10 Cents, then 5 x 10 = 50

A nickel is worth 5 cents. A dollar is worth 100 cents. 50/5=10. Ten nickels makes up half a dollar.

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Yes. 50 cents of a dollar is 50 percent of a dollar.

50 cents is 0.5 dollars. It may also be expressed as 50 percent of one dollar, as the word 'cents' is shorthand for 'percent of a dollar.'

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There are 100 cents in a dollar. So 150 cents mean 1 dollar 50 cents (or $1.5)

Fifty cents doesn't make one dollar. It is only half of a dollar. To get a dollar you need 4 quarters or 2 fifty cent pieces.

50 cents

50 cents

50 percent of 20 cents = 10 cents

50 cents is 1/2 of a dollar (100 cents)

It's right in the name "Half-dollar" half of a dollar is 50 cents.

To the nearest 50 cents, 1 dollar is 100 cents.