# How Much Money Is 79 Nickels Worth? (Nickels To Dollars Conversion Calculator)

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What’s the answer to “how much is 79 nickels in dollars?” 79 nickels equal $3.95.

How do you find out how much a different number of nickels is in dollars? That’s simple! Our nickels to dollars calculator will quickly convert your nickels into dollars. Please continue reading to learn how to convert coins to dollars, use our calculator, and study our conversion table.

## How much is 79 nickels?

79 nickels are worth $3.95.

## Nickels to dollars calculator (Coin converter)

Looking at our nickels to dollars calculator, you will see that we have entered 79 nickels, which equals $3.95. This means that 79 nickels equal 3.95 dollars.

It’s your turn! Enter the number of nickels into our coin converter to discover the equivalent amount in dollars.

Our online calculator can convert any amount of nickels into dollars. Whether you have 79 nickels or 49 nickels, we help people solve all their nickels to dollars questions.

## Quick nickels to dollars conversion table

To convert nickels to dollars, you can use our nickels to dollars conversion table, also known as a conversion chart. Our conversion table lists the number of nickels in the first column and the corresponding dollar value in the second column.

To convert 79 nickels to dollars using our table, follow these steps:

- Find 79 nickels in the first column.
- The matching dollar value in the second column is $3.95.
- Therefore, 79 nickels are equivalent to 3.95 dollars because the nickel is a US coin worth 1/20 of a dollar.

Nickels | Dollars |
---|---|

100 | $5 |

79 | $3.95 |

50 | $2.50 |

40 | $2 |

30 | $1.50 |

20 | $1 |

10 | $0.50 |

5 | $0.25 |

4 | $0.20 |

2 | $0.10 |

1 | $0.05 |

## How to convert nickels to dollars (Unit conversions)

To convert nickels to dollars, use our calculator or read below about converting nickels to dollars using a conversion formula.

### Multiplication conversion formula method

One nickel is a US coin worth five cents, equivalent to 0.05 dollars.

Dollars = Nickels x 0.05 dollars per nickel

According to the formula, the number of dollars equals the number of nickels multiplied by 0.05. There are 0.05 dollars per nickel, so the nickels to dollars conversion factor is 0.05.

For example, to find how much money 79 nickels are in dollars, multiply 79 by 0.05.

Dollars=79 nickels x 0.05 dollars per nickel=$3.95

### Division conversion formula method

Alternatively, you can convert nickels to dollars using division, as shown in the conversion formula below:

Dollars=Nickels ÷ 20 nickels per dollar

For example, to convert 79 nickels to dollars, divide 79 nickels by 20 nickels per dollar.

Dollars=79 nickels ÷ 20 nickels per dollar = $3.95

## Examples of common U.S. currency conversions: 79 nickels are also worth:

Below is a list of how much 79 nickels are worth in other common denominations of American currency, such as coins and banknotes.

- 3.95 dollars
- 7.9 half-dollars
- 15.8 quarters
- 39.5 dimes
- 79 nickels
- 395 cents
- 3.95 one-dollar bills
- 1.975 two-dollar bills
- 0.78 five-dollar bills
- 0.395 ten-dollar bills
- 0.195 twenty-dollar bills
- 0.078 fifty-dollar bills
- 0.0395 hundred-dollar bills

## What types of coins are used in the United States today?

The six types of coins currently circulating in the United States are the penny, nickel, dime, quarter, half-dollar, and dollar coin.

## What is a nickel?

A nickel is a five-cent coin minted in the United States since 1866. These coins are made of cupronickel and measure 0.835 inches in diameter and 0.077 inches in thickness. The front features an image of Thomas Jefferson.

## Is 60 nickels a dollar?

A dollar equals 20 nickels, while 60 nickels are worth three dollars.

## Is 40 nickels a dollar?

No, the 40 nickels in a roll of nickels are worth two dollars.

## How many nickels is $1?

There are 20 nickels in one dollar.

## How many nickels is 2 dollars?

There are 40 nickels in 2 dollars. To find the answer yourself, 40 nickels divided by 20 nickels per dollar equals two dollars.

## How many nickels are in $17?

There are 340 nickels in $17. That’s because 17 dollars multiplied by 20 nickels per dollar equals 340 nickels.

## How many nickels in a roll?

A roll of nickels contains 40 nickels worth $2.

## What are nickels made of?

Nickels are made from cupronickel, a combination of 25% nickel and 75% copper.

## How much does a nickel weigh?

All nickels minted since 1965 weigh 5 grams, equivalent to 0.17637 ounces.

## How much do 79 nickels weigh?

79 nickels weigh 395 grams, equivalent to 0.870826 pounds, 13.9332 ounces, or 0.395 kilograms.

To calculate the weight of 79 nickels, use the following math steps:

- The United States Mint says that a nickel weighs 5 grams.
- Weight of 79 nickels=5 grams x 79=395 grams
- Convert 395 grams to other units of weight: 395 grams=0.395 kg=0.870826 pounds=13.9332 ounces

## How much does 100 nickels weigh?

100 nickels weigh 500 grams, which is equivalent to 17.637 ounces or 1.10231 pounds.

## How much is 79 pounds of nickels worth?

The 7,167 nickels in 79 pounds of nickels are worth $358.35.

To find the answer, we calculated the number of nickels in 79 pounds (7,167 nickels) and converted it to dollars using the following math steps:

- Calculate the number of nickels in one pound: 453.592 grams per pound/5 grams per nickel=90.7184 nickels per pound
- Calculate the number of nickels in 79 pounds: 90.7184 nickels per pound x 79 pounds=7,166.7536 nickels
- Round the pile of nickels to the nearest whole number: 7,166.7536 nickels=7,167 nickels
- Convert 7,167 nickels to dollars: 7,167 nickels/20 nickels per dollar=$358.35

## How much money is 31 dimes?

31 dimes are worth 3.10 dollars.

## Math problem: Coretta has 79 nickels, 31 dimes, 13 quarters, and 9 fifty-cent pieces. How much money does she have?

Coretta has $14.80. To find the answer yourself, refer to the calculations in the steps below.

**Step 1:** Find the value of the 79 nickels. Recall that nickels are worth 0.05 dollars (5 cents) each.

79 nickels × 0.05 dollars per nickel=$3.95

**Step 2:** Find the value of the 31 dimes. Remember that dimes are worth 0.10 dollars (10 cents) each.

31 dimes × 0.10 dollars per dime=$3.10

**Step 3:** Find the value of the 13 quarters. Recall that quarters are worth 0.25 dollars (25 cents) each.

13 quarters × 0.25 dollars per quarter=$3.25

**Step 4:** Find the value of the 9 fifty-cent pieces. Remember that fifty-cent pieces, also called half dollars, are each worth 0.50 dollars.

9 fifty-cent pieces × 0.50 dollars per fifty-cent piece=$4.50

**Step 4:** Add the value of each type of coin to find how much money Coretta has.

79 nickels + 31 dimes + 13 quarters + 9 fifty-cent pieces=$3.95 + $3.10 + $3.25 + $4.50=**$14.80**

## Conclusion

In conclusion, 79 nickels are worth $3.95. To convert your nickels to dollars, use our calculator or read our “How to Convert Nickels to Dollars” guide.

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