Let’s Learn About Money Exchanges!

We know that a penny is worth 1 cent. When we count pennies, we count by 1’s.

 

5 pennies equal 1 nickel!

One penny
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One US nickel coin

 

10 pennies equal 1 dime!

One penny
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One US dime coin
One penny
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25 pennies equal 1 quarter!

One penny
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One US quarter coin
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50 pennies equal 1 half dollar!

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One US half dollar coin
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100 pennies equal 1 dollar!

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One US dollar bill
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We know this because we counted by 1’s until we found the same value of the coin we wanted to exchange for.

Let's Learn!