There are 118 ridges on the edge of a dime.
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 ...
Nov 27, 2012 ... Ever wonder why some coins have those little ridges along their sides? ... dime
and half-dime coins were to be made of their value in silver.
Mar 16, 2011 ... The reeded edge on the modern dime --118 ridges to be exact-- harks back to the
reeding on gold and silver coins which discouraged ...
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 ...
How many ridges does a quarter have around its edge? ... The ridges on quarters
and other high-value coins, such as dimes, half-dollars and dollars, were ...
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 ...
How many ridges does a dime have? ... How many Canadian dimes in a roll of
coins? 40 ... Answer The United States dime (10 cents) has 118 edge ridges.
How many ridges around a quarter?. ... There will be an equal number of ridges.
Ed C on Dec 31, 2010 ... 119 on a quarter and 118 on a dime i looked it up :).