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# How much is 20 pence worth?

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As of Sept. 4, 2014, 20 pence is equal to about 33 cents in U.S. currency. The exchange rate between the British pound and the U.S. dollar is currently 1.63. The exchange rate fluctuates day to day.

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A pence is the smallest unit of currency currently in circulation in the United Kingdom. The basic unit of currency in Great Britain is a pound. As of Sept. 4, 2014, 1 British pound equals \$1.64 in U.S. currency. There are 100 pence in 1 British pound. British currency has a coin worth 20 pence, and the 20-pence coin is silver in color.

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## Related Questions

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In U.S. currency, one million pennies are worth 10,000 dollars. A penny is worth one cent, and one cent is 1/100 of a dollar. In other words, a dollar is equal to 100 pennies, so one million pennies divided by 100 provides the worth in dollars.

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A pence is a piece of currency from the United Kingdom that bears some similarity to the penny in the United States, in that 100 pence is equal to 1 pound. Before the decimalization of the U.K. monetary system in 1971, 12 pence were equal to 1 pound.