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# No Change for a Dollar

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Puzzle ID: #1579

Submitted By: ichabod clay Corrected By: Stormcrafter

Submitted By: ichabod clay Corrected By: Stormcrafter

What is the largest amount of American money you can have in coins without being able to make change for a dollar?

### Answer

$1.193 quarters 4 dimes and 4 pennies.

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it was hard i dont like math

Nine Dimes, one quarter and 4 pennies also works

And lots of 1 US$ coins. *lol*

There are three possible ways to have $1.19:

a. three quarters, four dimes, and four pennies;

b. one quarter, nine dimes, and four pennies;

c. one half-dollar, one quarter, four dimes, and four pennies.

In addition to the infinite amount of $1 coins....

a. three quarters, four dimes, and four pennies;

b. one quarter, nine dimes, and four pennies;

c. one half-dollar, one quarter, four dimes, and four pennies.

In addition to the infinite amount of $1 coins....

How bout 2 dollar coins?

How about that was fun

what about like

3 quarters=75c

9 dimes=90c

4 pennies=4c

then you get $1.69

3 quarters=75c

9 dimes=90c

4 pennies=4c

then you get $1.69

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