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Letx = number of nickels

7x = number of dimes

7x (.10) + x (.05) = 3.75

.7x + .05x = 3.75

.75x = 3.75

x = 3.75/.75 = 5 nickels

7x = 35 dimes

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Q: Jimmy has seven times as many dimes as nickels. The total value equals 3.75. How many nickels does he have?
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