# 1st Grade - Working With Coins

 Grade Level: 1st Skill: Numbers Topic: Working with Coins Goal: Identify and know the value of coins and show different combinations of coins that equal the same value. Skill Description: Your child will understand that each coin has a name and is worth a specific value. Additionally, he/she will know how to mix and match coins to create equivalent values.

### Sample Problems

 (1) How much is a quarter worth? (2) How much is a dime worth? (3) How much is a nickel worth? (4) How much is a penny worth? (5) How much is a half dollar worth?

### Online Resources

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### Extra Help Problems

 (1) Which is worth more: a quarter or a dime? (2) Which is worth more: a penny or a nickel? (3) Which is worth more: a half dollar or a quarter? (4) How do you make 50 cents with the least coins possible? (5) How do you make 25 cents with the least coins possible? (6) How do you make 10 cents with the least coins possible? (7) How do you make 5 cents with the least coins possible? (8) How do you make 35 cents with the least coins possible? (9) How do you make 75 cents with the least coins possible? (10) Make 51 cents using any coin combination. (11) Make 89 cents using any coin combination. (12) Make 25 cents using any coin combination. (13) Make 78 cents using any coin combination. (14) Make 47 cents using any coin combination. (15) How much is 2 dimes and 2 pennies? (16) How much is 3 quarters and 1 nickel? (17) How much is 2 quarters, 1 dime, 1 nickel and 1 penny? (18) How much is 1 quarter, 3 dimes, 2 nickels and 5 pennies? (19) What 1 coin can you exchange for 10 pennies? (20) What 1 coin can you exchange 5 nickels? (21) What 1 coin can you exchange for 5 pennies? (22) Make 35 cents using only 2 coins. (23) Make 80 cents using 5 coins. (24) Make 43 cents using 6 coins. (25) Make 90 cents using 10 coins.