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# How much does a roll of quarters weigh?

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A roll of quarters weighs 8 ounces. A quarter weighs 0.2 ounces, and a standard roll of quarters contains 40 coins. Multiplying the weight of one quarter by the number of quarters yields the total weight.

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A roll of quarters is valued at \$10. Coin rolls contain varying numbers of coins, depending upon the denomination of the coin. Rolls of pennies or dimes contain 50 coins, rolls of nickels or quarters contain 40 coins, and rolls of half dollars have 20 coins. Dollar rolls contain 25 coins. Of these coins, the roll of half dollars and the roll of quarters, both of which weigh the same, weigh the most.

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Examples of items weighing an ounce include a slice of bread, about five quarters, approximately three and a half French fries and a matchbox-sized cube of cheese. Objects that weigh an ounce are fairly light, weighing in at just one-sixteenth of a pound.

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With one quarter weighing 5.670 grams, it takes approximately 17.64 quarters to equal 100 grams. As of 2014, the quarter is the fourth heaviest of the seven U.S. coins in production, after the Presidential and Native American one-dollar coins weighing 8.1 grams each, and the half-dollar, which weighs 11.34 grams.

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The total weight of 1,000 quarters is 5,670 grams. This is based on figures found in the United States Mint's 2011 Annual Report, which indicates that a quarter dollar weighs 5.670 grams.