## U.S. Money

### Pennies

This coin is called a penny.
A penny is worth 1¢.
10 pennies are worth 10 cents.

### Nickels

This coin is called a nickel.
It is silver colored.
A nickel is worth more than a penny.
A nickel is bigger than a penny.

A nickel is worth 5 cents.
One nickel is equal to 5 pennies.
We can count by fives to add nickels.
How much are 4 nickels worth?

They are worth 20 cents.

### Dimes

This coin is called a dime.
It is silver colored.
It is smaller than a nickel and smaller than a penny.

A dime is worth more than a nickle and more than a penny.
It is worth 10 cents.
It is equal to 2 nickels or 10 pennies.

You can count by tens to add dimes.
How much are 7 dimes worth?

They are worth 70 cents.

### Quarters

This coin is called a quarter.
It is silver colored.
It is larger than a penny, larger than a nickel, and larger than a dime.

It is worth 25 cents.
That's the same as 25 pennies, or 5 nickels.

When you count quarters follow this pattern: 25¢, 50¢, 75¢, \$1.00, \$1.25, \$1.50, \$1.75, \$2.00....
How much are 5 quarters worth?

They are worth \$1.25

### 1 dollar bill

Not all money is coins.

This is a one dollar bill.
It is worth one hundred cents.
That's the same as 100 pennies, or 20 nickels, 10 dimes or 4 quarters.

How much are 7 one-dollar bills worth?

They are worth 7 dollars.

### How to Count Money

1. Sort coins and bills in decreasing order (highest value first).
2. Count the bills and coins and add their values.