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Encyclopedia > Denomination (currency)

A denomination is a unit of currency.

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United States

A denomination of U.S. coins or U.S. currency is the value it is worth. Here are the currently manufactured denominations: It has been suggested that the section United States coins from the article United States dollar be merged into this article or section. ... This article is about general United States currency. ...


Coins

It has been suggested that the section United States coins from the article United States dollar be merged into this article or section. ... The United States one-cent coin, commonly called a penny, is a unit of currency equaling 1/100 of a United States dollar. ... The United States five-cent coin, commonly called a nickel, is a unit of currency equaling one-twentieth, or five-hundredths, of a United States dollar. ... A dime is a coin issued by the United States Mint with a denomination of one-tenth of a United States dollar, or ten cents. ... The quarter is 1/4th of a United States dollar or 25 cents. ... The Half Dollar of the United States has been produced nearly every year since the inception of the United States Mint in 1793. ... Dollar coins have been minted in the United States in gold, silver and base metal versions. ...

Banknotes

This article is about general United States currency. ... Obverse of the $1 bill Reverse of the $1 bill The U.S. one dollar bill ($1) is a denomination of U.S. currency. ... The U.S. two dollar bill ($2) is a denomination of U.S. currency. ... The U.S. five dollar bill ($5) is a denomination of United States currency. ... The old and new ten dollar bill The U.S. ten dollar bill ($10) is a denomination of United States currency. ... The U.S. twenty dollar bill ($20) is a denomination of United States currency. ... 2004 Federal Reserve note _ Obverse 2004 Federal Reserve note _ Reverse The U.S. fifty dollar bill ($50) is a denomination of United States currency. ... The U.S. hundred dollar bill ($100) is a denomination of United States currency. ...

Japan

Coins

  • One Yen ¥1
  • Five yen coin ¥5
  • Ten yen coin ¥10
  • Fifty yen coin ¥50
  • One hundred yen coin ¥100
  • Five hundred yen coin ¥500

The 5 yen coin is one denomination of Japanese yen. ...

Banknotes

  • One-thousand yen bill ¥1000
  • Two-thousand yen bill ¥2000 (rare)
  • Five-thousand yen bill ¥5000
  • Ten-thousand yen bill ¥10000

Eurozone

The following are the denominations of the Euro, the official currency of Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain. The euro area (also called Eurozone, Eurosystem or Euroland) is the subset of European Union member states which have adopted the euro, creating a currency union. ...


Coins

  • One Cent €.01 (not used in Finland & the Netherlands)
  • Two Cent €.02 (not used in Finland & the Netherlands)
  • Five Cent €.05
  • Ten Cent €.10
  • Twenty Cent €.20
  • Fifty Cent €.50
  • One Euro €1.00
  • Two Euro €2.00

The euro (EUR or €) is the currency of 12 European Union (EU) member states (Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain), four European microstates that had currency agreements with EU member states (Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Vatican City State), and two parts...

Banknotes

  • Five Euro €5
  • Ten Euro €10
  • Twenty Euro €20
  • Fifty Euro €50
  • One-Hundred Euro €100
  • Two-Hundred Euro €200
  • Five-Hundred Euro €500

The euro symbol The euro (EUR or €) is the single currency for many countries within the European Union. ...

United Kingdom

Coins

  • One Penny £0.01
  • Two Pence £0.02
  • Three Pence £0.03
  • Five Pence £0.05
  • Ten Pence £0.10
  • Twenty Pence £0.20
  • Fifty Pence £0.50
  • One Pound £1
  • Two Pounds £2
  • Five Pounds £5

Banknotes

Royal motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... Royal motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ...

Switzerland

Coins

  • One Rappen CHF 0.01 (no longer in use)
  • Two Rappen CHF 0.02 (no longer in use)
  • Five Rappen CHF 0.05
  • Ten Rappen CHF 0.10
  • Twenty Rappen CHF 0.20
  • One half Swiss franc CHF ½ (colloquial: "Fifty Rappen")
  • One Swiss franc CHF 1
  • Two Swiss francs CHF 2
  • Five Swiss francs CHF 5

In Switzerland, one-hundredth of one Swiss franc is called Rappen in German. ... The franc (ISO 4217: CHF or 756) is the currency and legal tender of Switzerland and Liechtenstein. ...

Banknotes

  • Ten Swiss francs CHF 10
  • Twenty Swiss francs CHF 20
  • Fifty Swiss francs CHF 50
  • One Hundred Swiss francs CHF 100
  • Two Hundred Swiss francs CHF 200
  • Five Hundred Swiss francs CHF 500 (replaced in 1997 by 200 francs notes, recalled in 2000, valueless in 2020)
  • One Thousand Swiss francs CHF 1000

1997 (MCMXCVII in Roman) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... 2020 (MMXX) will be a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Israel

Coins

  • One Agora NIS 0.01
  • Five Agorot NIS 0.05
  • Ten Agorot NIS 0.1
  • Fifty Agorot (Half Shekel) NIS 0.5
  • One Shekel NIS 1
  • Five Shekels NIS 5
  • Ten Shekels NIS 10

The agora (אגורה, plural agorot) is a denomination of the currency of Israel. ... 1 sheqel coin (1994–5). ...

Banknotes

  • Twenty Shekels NIS 20
  • Fifty Shekels NIS 50
  • One Hundred Shekels NIS 100
  • Two Hundred Shekels NIS 200

  Results from FactBites:
 
U.S. Treasury - FAQs: Denominations of Currency (715 words)
The purpose of the United States currency system is to serve the needs of the public and these denominations meet that goal.
Our present currency in circulation satisfies the public at large, and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has no plans to change the denominations in use today.
The largest denomination of currency ever printed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) was the $100,000 Series 1934 Gold Certificate featuring the portrait of President Wilson.
Method for verifying the denomination of currency - Patent 4041456 (3890 words)
A currency denomination to be verified is scanned over the predetermined segment and a pattern is generated representative of such segment.
The pattern of the scanned currency denomination is compared with a stored pattern of the same denomination and a quantitative function indicative of the amount of comparison between the patterns is generated.
Associated with each of the bill denomination columns are scratchpad memories or a random access memory summation table 35 with each location in the memory being the individual summation of the results of the comparisons in the associated column.
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