Last Updated on 03/01/2021 by GS Staff

## Q: How many nickels are in a quarter?

There are 5 nickels in a quarter. In other words, there are 25 cents in one quarter and 5 cents in one nickel. When you divide 25 cents by 5 cents the answer is 5 (nickels).

The equation is as follows:

25 (cents in 1 quarter) ÷ 5 (cents in 1 nickel) = **5 nickels in a quarter**

SEE ALSO: Nickels in 2 Dollars

The below table shows how 5 nickels equal a quarter when counting one nickel at a time.

Number of Nickel(s) | Value |
---|---|

1 Nickel | 5 Cents |

2 Nickels | 10 Cents |

3 Nickels | 15 Cents |

4 Nickels | 20 Cents |

5 Nickels | 25 Cents or 1 Quarter |