How Much Does a Nickel Weigh

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How much does a nickel Weigh A nickel weighs 5.00 grams. There are 91 nickels in a pound. To be precise: 90.7184 nickels in a pound exactly. One would need to round up making it 91. A nickel weighs 0.0110231 pounds. Nickels per Roll One roll of nickels would consist of 40 nickels weighing 200 grams or 0.440924 pounds. In …

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President Barack Obama on Eliminating Penny 2013

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President Barack Obama on Eliminating Penny 2013     See the video here:     Obama 2013 Exert Transcript on the One-Cent Coin:     “I don’t know.” “It’s one of those things where I think people get attached emotionally to the way things have been,” the president said. “We remember our piggy banks and counting out all the pennies …

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Penny Nickel Composition Change Findings

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Penny Nickel Composition Change Findings     The Coin Modernization Act of 2010 has officially announced their findings. So what is the answer? ‘We need more time.’ No news is the absolute best news as it means that we all have a lot more time to capitalize on pennies and nickels before the Government takes them in themselves. Most intriguing …

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Coin Modernization Act 2010 Reports 2012

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Coin Modernization Act 2010 Reports 2012     A friendly reminder that the Coin Modernization Act 2010 is to report its findings mid-December 2012. That means, any day now, we could get the update on whether the penny is being eliminated or having a metal composition change. This also goes for the nickel being eliminated or having a change in …

How Many Nickels: Weight (Grams, Pounds, Tons)

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How Many Nickels: Weight   Time to break out the math to scale! How much does a nickel weigh A nickel weighs 5.00 in grams. However, this is for a newly minted nickel. Circulated nickels can be worn down (lose weight from wear & tear) with age. A nickel weighs 0.0110231 in pounds. One roll of nickels would consist of …

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Cost to Make the Nickel 2012

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Cost to Make the Nickel 2012   According to the United States Mint 2011 annual report, it costs 11.18 cents to mint one individual nickel. That means it costs 2.236 times the actual face value of the five cent coin. The nickel is made of 75% copper and 25% nickel. Because of this Cupronickel (copper-nickel) metal composition, the nickel has …

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Nickels Composition Change to Steel Nickels

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Steel Nickels Are Nickels Made of Nickel Surprise! Nickels are actually made mostly of copper. The metal composition of a nickel is 75% copper and 25% nickel. So a nickel is made of some nickel, but mostly, a nickel is made of copper. Nickel Legislation Change   Say, “Goodbye!” to the Copper Nickel.     And, “Hello!” to the Steel …

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Nickels

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Copper Nickels       Nickels. The runner up coin to the copper penny or underdog fighter with quite a punch? Copper pennies mathematically are worth more than nickels in copper content compared to face value (from an investing point of view), but the nickel has a rather intriguing investment benefit the penny cannot do. The nickel is worth five …