Coin Combinations Calculator

<-- Enter total value of coins

How does the Coin Combinations Calculator work?

Given a selection of coins and an amount, this determines the least amount of coins needed to reach that total.
This calculator has 1 input.

What 1 formula is used for the Coin Combinations Calculator?

  1. Work backwards building the total using dollars, quarters, dimes, nickels, pennies

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What 7 concepts are covered in the Coin Combinations Calculator?

A unit of currency
coin combinations
currency unit worth 10 cents
Currency unit
A currency unit worth 5 cents
A currency value of one cent
A currency unit worth 25 cents

Example calculations for the Coin Combinations Calculator

  1. 1.25 equals how many nickels
  2. 3.15 equals how many quarters

Coin Combinations Calculator Video