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# Shopkeeper

A shopkeeper has £25.83p in his till.

It is made up of 4 different coins.

There are the same number of each coin.

£1 coin is the highest coin to be used, so the available coins are: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, and £1.

Which 4 coins are used and how many of them are there?

It is made up of 4 different coins.

There are the same number of each coin.

£1 coin is the highest coin to be used, so the available coins are: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, and £1.

Which 4 coins are used and how many of them are there?

### Answer

He uses twenty-one £1 coins,twenty-one 20p,

twenty-one 2p, and

twenty-one 1p.

Total: £25.83p

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