Count Money

Counting the number of pennies and converting to other change in C.

Basic C program.

Date Created:Thursday March 01st, 2007 04:17 PM
Date Modified:Saturday August 02nd, 2008 01:58 PM

#include <stdio.h>

int count();

int main()
    int quarters;
    int dimes;
    int nickels;
    int pennies;

    printf("Enter in the number of pennies you have:\n");
    scanf("%d", &pennies);

    quarters count(25,pennies);
    pennies -= quarters*25;

    dimes count(10,pennies);
    pennies -= dimes*10;

    nickels count(5,pennies);
    pennies -= nickels*5;
    printf("%d quarters\n%d dimes\n%d nickels\n%d pennies"quartersdimesnickelspennies);

    return 0;

int count(int typeint cents)
    return cents/type;

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Count Money by Dan Lynch
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