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You've probably heard a slightly twisted version of an old joke. The answer is that 1,986 pennies are worth $19.86 but 1,967 pennies are worth 19 cents less.

In any case pennies with either of those dates are only worth 1 cent each.

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Why are 1968 pennies worth more then 1967 pennies?

They aren't.1967 and 1968 pennies both have very high mintages and are in common circulation, they are only worth a penny.

Why are 1967 pennies worth more than 1966 pennies?

Because there are no 1967 pennies. Decimal currency started in 1966.Actually, 1966 pennies should be worth more than 1967 pennies as a 1967 penny would be a fake.CorrectionThis question was posted in US Coins so it refers to US 1-cent pieces by their slang name. It's actually a rather lame joke. The answer is (ba DING!) "1,967 pennies are worth $19.67 which is one cent more than $19.66"

Why are1898 pennies worth more than 1897 pennies?

They are worth more because less were minted.

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1960 pennies are worth more. Wrong!.... 2008 are worth more... its about quantity not YEAR Clever. But I would point out that the 1990 pennies would probably be worth the most due to the fact that they contain more copper =)

When you adjust for inflation which is worth more?

when you adjust for inflation which is worth more? 1. 1908 pennies 2. 1960 pennies 3. 1990 pennies 4.2006 pennies

Why are 1988 pennies worth more than 1983 pennies?

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What us pennies are worth more than a penny?

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Why are 1968 pennies are worth more than 1967 pennies?

If you are talking about US coins. They aren't. Both are worth face value unless in a mint set or completely flawless (it won't be completely flawless if you find it in your pocket change!).

What is the Canadian penny worth?

The pennies value is a bit more then it's worth

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The 1949 Australian pennies are worth more than 50 United States Dollars.

Why are two thousand and seven pennies worth more than two thousand and six pennies?

...but only a penny more!

Why did they stop making pennies out of copper?

They stopped when they realized it cost more to make the penny then the penny was worth. Any one could just get pennies, melt them down, and sell them for more than the pennies were worth.

Why are 2007 pennies worth more than 2006?

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In English money which one is worth more a Penny or a Shilling?

The Shilling is worth more. There were 12 Pennies in a Shilling.

What mark makes a wheat penny worth more?

Usually S mintmark wheat pennies are worth more.

Is a three year old likely to see five pennies or a nickel as more money?

five pennies, because they usually think that since five is more than one, the pennies are worth more

Is 25 723 dimes worth more than 231 524 pennies?

Assuming that pennies means cents (why?) then yes.

What is the dollar value of a roll of pennies?

One roll of pennies has a face value of a 50 cents. However, if there is a penny in the roll that is worth more than 1 cent the roll will be worth more.

Why are pennies not good to keep?

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Are D minted pennies worth more?

For the most part, no. Since the 1950s, Denver has produced more pennies per year than Philadelphia. The only D cents worth significantly more are from before WWII.

Are copper pennies worth more than 1 cent?

it depends on the date on it

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Due to the rising price of copper, pennies were worth more than face value.

How much are 1964 australian pennies worth?

The 1964 Australian pennies are currently more than 50 United States Dollars.

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Why do people clean pennies?

They collect them, and some, like a 1943 copper penny, are worth a lot of money. Most pennies are only worth a penny, but, some are worth a lot more than than to a collector.