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  Coin Composition Weight Cost to Produce
Cent 2.5% Copper, 97.5% Zinc 2.5 g 2.41 cents
Nickel 25% Nickel, 75% Copper 5 g 11.18 cents
Dime 8.33% Nickel, 91.67% Copper 2.268 g 5.65 cents
Quarter 8.33% Nickel, 91.67% Copper 5.67 g 11.14 cents
Half Dollar 8.33% Nickel, 91.67% Copper 11.34 g N/A
Susan B Anthony Dollar 12.5% Nickel, 87.5% Copper 8.1 g N/A
$1 Coin 88.5% Copper, 6% Zinc, 3.5% Manganese, 2% Nickel 8.1 g 18.03 cents

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The dime, in U.S. usage, is a ten-cent coin, one tenth of a United States dollar, labeled formally .... The New Orleans Mint also made the Seated Liberty Dime in this year, but only in the Small Date variety. Thirteen stars (symbolizing the 13 ...

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What Metal are Quarters, Dimes, Nickels and Pennies Made of? ... These Silver- colored coins are the quarter, nickel and dime coins, made using Copper-Nickel  ...

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Dimes are made out of an alloy (a mixture of metals) of 91.67 percent copper and 8.33 percent nickel (before 1965, the dime was made out of silver). The dime ...

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UNITED STATES TEN CENTS OR DIME ... Dimes were made of a "clad" composition consisting of alloys of Copper and Nickel over a pure copper center.

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It has Thomas Jefferson on the front and Monticello (Jefferson's colonial plantation) on the back. Dime. Worth 10 cents. It is made of a nickel and copper blend.

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Jan 24, 2013 ... These silver-colored coins are the quarter, nickel and dime coins, made using copper-nickel combination. In the past, only the faces of the coins ...

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As of 2014, the dime is made out of a blend of metals called "clad." A copper center is sandwiched between two layers of a 75-percent copper and 25-percent  ...

www.usmint.gov/learn/coin-and-medal-programs/coin-specifications

5 days ago ... 2017 Jefferson Nickel Uncirculated Obverse Philadelphia. Dime. 2017 Roosevelt Dime Uncirculated Coin Obverse Philadelphia. Quarter Dollar.

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Nov 29, 2013 ... Although the U.S. has made dimes since 1796, only three designs appear with any frequency. These are the Barber dime, Mercury dime and ...