What if the value of a euro?
The actual value of a euro in US dollars fluctuates a lot. As of 2009, the average exchange rate was 1 euro to between $1.23 and $1.49 US.
5 cent euro coins (€0.05) have a value of one twentieth of 1 euro. Mass: 3.92 g The composition of the coin: Copper plated steel 94.35% stainless steel 5.65% copper The metal value is close to the 5 cent euro coin value. Making a 5 cent euro coin costs more than that. Images of 5 euro cents: http://www.eurocoins.co.uk/images5cents.html
Currencies vary in value depending on how in demand they are. The demand will depends on a number of factors including stability of the economy. If many people wish to buy Euro, then the price of the Euro rises, it and costs more to buy a euro. Likewise if people are buying Euro instead of US Dollars then the value drops to encourage more people to buy US Dollar. If the value of a US…