Reeding is a technique wherein "reeds" are carved or milled into a surface. ...
Some coins, such as United States quarters and dimes, 1 euro, Australian 5, 10,
20 cents, 1 and 2 dollars, a...
Jun 22, 2011 ... The rims on U.S. dimes, quarters, half dollars and some dollar coins are called
reeded edges. They've been on American currency almost since ...
Jun 1, 2000 ... How many ridges are there around the edge of a US dime - trivia question /
questions answer / answers.
Katherine P. writes: I am wondering how many ridges the U.S. Quarter dollar, and
the U.S. dime have? Reeded edge coins have their origins in the days when ...
Apr 25, 2007 ... ... they stand for? What about a dime (118 ridges)? ... By Newton's time, clipping
had done a number on the nation's currency. The typical bag of ...
Quarters and dimes have a “reeded” edge, while nickels and cents have a “plain”
... Reeded or ridged edges have been in use for a few centuries, and for many ...
the coin blank would flow “outward” into the grooves of the reeded collar die.
Sep 14, 2009 ... Ever wondered why the edges of quarters and dimes look different than ...
American coin (major or minor) and yet the ridges are still present.
We wanted to know how many ridges were on items such as U.S. coins! We
learned that a U.S. dime has exactly 118 ridges all the way around and they are ...
Jan 6, 2003 ... There are 188 ridges on a dime; 119 on a quarter. ... American flag?; Do the 9
numbers in our Social Security number have special meaning?
Dec 13, 2010 ... Today, we find out why coins have ridges. ... The dime and the penny, for
example, are roughly the same size, so the ridges help people ...