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

What are some 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