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# What is an American 5 cent coin called?

Updated: 9/25/2023

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A five cent coin in the United States is called a nickel.

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### What is a metal that is also an American coin?

A nickel or 5 cent piece

### Whose face on us 5 cent coin?

From 1938 through the present, the image on the American 5-cent coin is that of Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States.

### what makes 75 cents in cents?

75/5 = 15 So 15, 5 cent coins make up 75 cents. 75/10 = 7 and then another 5 cent coin So 7, 10 cent coins and one 5 cent coin makes up 75 cents. 75/20 = 3 and then another 10 cent coin and a 5 cent coin So 3, 20 cent coins, one 10 coin and one 5 cent coin. 75/50 = 1 and then another 20 cent coin and a 5 cent coin. So 1, 50 cent coin, one 20 cent coin and one 5 cent coin. There the Answer, By Answerly

### What weight is a 5 cent coin?

The U.S.A. 5 cent coin is 5 gram Other countries also use a 5 Cent coin though, and it was not mentioned in the question which country. Example: the Australia 5 cent coin is 2.83 gram

### What is the name of the American 5 cent coin?

The slang name for U.S. 5&cent; coins is "a nickel", even though the coin is mostly copper.

### What animal does the 5 cent coin have?

Years ago the 5 cent coin had a Buffalo on it.

### What picture does a Australian 5 cent coin have?

The Australian 5 cent coin has an echidna on it?

### How much does 5 cent coin weigh?

A 5 cent coin typically weighs about 5 grams.

### In American money which coin shows Thomas Jefferson?

The US 5 cent coin (a nickel). That is his home- Monticello- on the back.

### What do you call 5 cent coin in Canada?

A 5 cent coin in Canada is known as the 'nickel'.

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### Is the Australian 5 cent coin going out of production?

The Australian 5 cent coin will go the way of the 1 and 2 cent coins one day, but the Royal Australian Mint has no plans to withdraw the 5 cent coin in the immediate future. New Zealand dispensed with their 5 cent coin in 2006.