According to Dictionary.com, a dime in the United States is equivalent to 10 cents ($0.1), which means that 10 dimes make a dollar. The currency site Xe notes that the dime coin is one of the most frequently used in the United States, alongside the 1-, 5- and 25-cent coins.
According to the United States Mint, the design that currently appears on the obverse side of the coin dates back to 1946. It appeared shortly after the death of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and features his likeness. The Chief Engraver of the United States Mint at the time, John R. Sinnock, designed both the obverse side of the dime and the reverse, which features a torch, an olive branch and an oak branch.Learn More
One rupee crore, as of 2014, is approximately equivalent to $163,720, using the exchange rate of 61.07 rupees per U.S. dollar. In the south Asian numbering system, a crore is equivalent to 10 million.Full Answer >
The U.S. dollar is the official currency of the United States, whereas the euro is the official currency of the Eurozone, which consists of 18 member states of the European Union. The U.S. dollar is the most dominant reserve currency in the world and is used in international transactions.Full Answer >
As of Nov. 11, 2014, there are 0.628 British pounds in one U.S. dollar. There are other countries, which refer to their currency as dollars or pounds, which have different values.Full Answer >
A "centavo" is a Spanish and Portuguese word meaning 1/100 of a basic monetary unit. As of 2014, there are 15 currencies that have fractions called "centavos." To find the value of a particular centavo, check the value of the basic unit against the U.S. dollar, and divide by 100.Full Answer >