How many silver quarters to make 1 ounce silver?
One 1964 or earlier silver quarter= 0.1808 of an ounce of silver. So, it takes about 6 90% silver quarters to make one ounce of silver. 6 silver quarters= 1.0851 ounces.
A quarter weighs 5.67 grams. So five clad quarters would equal one standard ounce.
U.S. quarters minted before 1965 weighed 6.25 grams and contain 90% silver, which comes out to 5.625 grams of silver per coin. One ounce is about 28.35 grams, so it would take five quarters to get one ounce (5.04 coins, to be more exact).
US silver quarters weighed 6.25 gm. If you're referring to standard American weights, 1 ounce is 28.35 gm so it would take just under 5 quarters to equal an ounce. If you're referring to silver weight, the coins were 90% silver (i.e. 5.625 gm of pure metal) and a troy ounce is about 31.1 gm so you'd need about 5½ quarters to yield a troy ounce of silver.
Sorry, the last year for a 90% silver quarter was 1964. No 1965 to date quarters have any silver except some special collectors coins (starting in 1975) that were not released into circulation.
For modern U.S. quarters like you find in change, none. They don't contain any silver - they're made of copper and nickel. For quarters dated 1964 and earlier, each one contains 5.625 gm of pure silver, almost exactly 1/5 of an ounce. So 5 old quarters contain a total of 1 oz of silver.
1 troy ounce of silver is 31.103g
about 3 per ounce of silver
Silver & gold are weighed by the Troy ounce which is 31.1 grams.
1 ounce = 28.3495231 grams quarter weighs 5.670 grams 28.3495231 divided by 5.670 grams = 4.99991590652557319 Therefore, four quarters would just be under one ounce and five quarters would be just over one ounce. Actually, there are almost exactly five modern US nickel-plated copper quarters in one ounce. The modern quarter, aka the Johnson sandwich, after Landslide Lyndon, during whose administration the debased copper coin replaced the silver quarter, weighs 5.670 grams. According to Google,
So many were made that even uncirculated coins are only valued for the silver, about $5.00 Quarters can be silver from the dates 1964 and before. Silver quarters can range depending on the market price of silver. as of now, the silver price per ounce is $34. As of May 10, 2011. Find websites on line for the price per ounce. Although a silver quarter does not weigh a full ounce, it weighs very close… Read More
Quarter's don't weigh an ounce to start with, so it can't have any ounces of silver in it. All 90% silver U.S. quarters have .18084oz of pure silver.
There are 2 quarters in half an ounce. Every whole unit of anything has 4 quarters.
if a silver dollar is 90% silver it would take 1 and 1/10th silver dollars to make an ounce of silver
It takes about 12.5 Mercury dimes to make a full ounce of silver. There are around 28.34 grams in an ounce and 2.25 grams of silver in a Mercury dime.
Quarter's don't weigh an ounce to start with, so it can't have any ounces of silver in it. As per the US Coinage act of 1792, the silver quarter was to be made of 6.01 g pure silver or 6.74 g standard silver. Standard silver is an alloy of 89.2% purity. A troy ounce is 32.15g, so yeh there is much less than an ounce in a quarter. Modern day quarters vary slightly in weight… Read More
One American Silver eagle dollar will make an ounce of silver. Only silver dollars dated 1935 and older contain silver. They contain about .77 troy ounces of silver. So about 1.3 Silver dollars 1935 and older would make an ounce of silver.
Less than 2. A silver dollar is 94% of a normal ounce, and 85% of a troy ounce. Keep in mind that this is for the entire coin, only 90% of it is silver with the remaining 10% being copper.
A mercury dime contains 0.0723 troy ounces of silver. You would need 13.83 mercury dimes to get 1 troy ounce of Silver.
Depends on what type of coins we are looking at. Coins have been minted with weights ranging anywhere from 1/20th (or less!) of an ounce of silver to 5 ounces + of silver.
It depends on the year the coin was minted. Quarters made since 1965 are copper clad with cupronickel, and weigh 5.67 gm each. Interestingly that's 0.2 US ounces so even though coins are measured in metric units, exactly 5 quarters weigh one US ounce. From the 1870s to 1964, US quarters were made of 90% silver/10% copper and weighed 6.25 gm. A US ounce is 28.35 gm so doing the division works out to about… Read More
4 quarters = 1 dollar.
One silver war nickel weighs 5 grams and contains 35% silver, or 1.75 grams of silver per nickel. One troy ounce is 31.1 grams. It would take 18 war nickels to make one ounce of silver.
31.1 grams in a troy ounce of silver.
Pre-1965 US dimes, quarter and half-dollars weigh, respectively, 2.5 grams, 6.25 grams and 12.5 grams, and thus a pound of any of them would have a face value of $18.14. In 1965, with the advent of clad coinage replacing the previous 90% silver then in circulation, the weight of the coins dropped a bit, leaving a pound of such coins with a face value of $20. Thus, an ounce of silver coinage would have a… Read More
3/4 ounce equals 328.125 grains.
None. Canadian nickels, minted since 1922, have never contained silver.
One troy ounce of silver = 0.91146 grams There are thirty one grams in a Troy ounce.
4.5 tsp 1 oz = 6 tsp 1 tsp = 0.16 oz
That is 0.125 ounce
A bit less than 14 dimes makes a troy ounce of silver.
3 well equal a little more than a ounce of silver.
31.1 in an American ounce. There is no American ounce. There is the Avoirdupois ounce which is 28.35 grams and the troy ounce which is 31.10g used for quantifying gold and silver bullion.
No true silver dollar (1794-1935) has a full ounce of silver. The Actual Silver Weight is .77344oz of pure silver. So less then two.
That is approximately 4.5 teaspoons
That is approximately 21 ml.
1 ounce = 28.3495231 grams
1 ounce = 28.35 grams
It contains 1 ounce of silver.
Four 40% Eisenhower dollars= a little more than 1 & 1/4 oz of silver.
14 Mercury Head dimes = a little more than ounce of silver. Each dime has .07234oz of pure silver in them.
There are 437.5 grains in an ounce. Silver is usually weighed by troy ounces and there are 480 grains in a troy ounce.
1 ounce = 28.34 grams 1 gram = 0.03 oz
that would be 6000 quarters i think
A standard troy ounce is 31.1 grams.
80 silver quarters in 500 grams. 88 copper-nickel quarters in 500 grams.
14 date's between 1875-1964. hope this helps
One Troy ounce of silver is worth one troy ounce of silver. The actual "Cost" in money will fluctuate depending on where you are, how fine the silver is, what time of day, how the markets doing, what form it is in, and many other aspects.
Presently there is no silver in the US half dollar. Until 1964 dimes, quarters and half dollars (and earlier dollars) contained 900/1000 (.900) Silver. In 1964 there were 11.25 grams of silver in a half dollar which is about 0.3620 troy ounces of silver. (Note that a troy ounce used for precious metals is about 31.1034 grams whereas a avoirdupois ounce is about 28.4 grams and a troy pound is 12 troy ounces rather than… Read More
You are referring to the unit of volume "the quart". There are 0.03125 US quarts in a US ounce, or 0.0260211 imperial quarts.
Yes, there were several US silver coins made dated 2000, none though were intended for circulation. There were silver eagles made ($1 coins sold as silver bullion and are 1 troy ounce of silver), along with silver proof sets (with 90% silver dime, quarters and half-dollar) and a few silver commemorative coins made. Not to mention many foreign silver coins.