There are 100 Pennies in a Dollar. >> and 5 Pennies in a Nickel. >> and 10 Pennies in a Dime. >> and 25 Pennies in a Quarter. >> and 50 Pennies in a Half Dollar.
50There are 100 pennies in a dollar. So your question boils down to figuring out how much half of 100 is.
According to the US mint, 6015.2 million pennies were made in 2012.
According to the US Mint, 4010.83 million pennies were made in 2010.
50 pennies or fifty cents are in a fifty cent piece or a half dollar.
6,000,000,000 pennies equals $60,000,000 (sixty million dollars). 6 billion is about half of the total number of pennies made each year - 13,000,000,000 - so you are unlikely to see that many at once.
Is that British old pennies, British new pennies, or American cents, often nicknamed 'pennies'?