One Penny


One penny. Most people in North America have seen them
and you probably have one in your pocket right now.

Using this small metal disk, with a size and weight familiar
to almost everyone, let's take the next step.

value  1¢, (one cent)
width  0.75 inches, (3/4 of an inch)
height  0.75 inches, (3/4 of an inch)
thickness  0.0625 inches, (1/16 of an inch)
weight  0.1 ounces, (1/10 of an ounce)
area   0.5625 square inches

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