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February’s Coinage Kids
Friday, January 31st, 2014 by

February’s Coinage Kids

Braille Coins Braille would be 205 now, and while he would be proud of his invention, he would probably be a little embarrassed by all the fuss. Other countries have issued their own Braille coins, too. Mail your completed quiz to February Quiz, COINage magazine, P.O. Box 7030, Ventura, CA 93006-9899. Five winners will be drawn […]

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January’s Coinage Kids
Monday, January 6th, 2014 by

January’s Coinage Kids

Find and identify the words about the Winter Olympics in the grid. Then mail your completed quiz to January Quiz, COINage magazine, P.O. Box 7030, Ventura, CA 93006-9899.

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December’s Coinage Kids: Double Puzzle
Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 by

December’s Coinage Kids: Double Puzzle

Each of the clue words was taken directly from this month’s COINage. Unscramble each of the clue words, then place the letters in the numbered cells into the cells at right with the same number. Solve the double puzzle!

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Friday, November 1st, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: Happy Birthday, USMC

November 10 marks the 238th anniversary of the United States Marine Corps (USMC). Captain Samuel Nicholas formed two battalions of Continental Marines in Philadelphia as naval infantry in 1775. Complete this quiz about the U.S. Marine Corps and its commemorative coin, then send it in for a chance to win a prize.       […]

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Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: Ships, Ahoy!

This month’s quiz features coins with ships on them. Match the correct obverse (lettered side) with its reverse (numbered side).

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Saturday, August 3rd, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: One Source, All the Answers

All of the answers for this month’s quiz can be found in this issue of COINage magazine. Read through the magazine, then read the questions and give us your best answers. They really are all in here!

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Sunday, June 9th, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: Paying Tribute

This month’s issue of COINage is filled with information about commemorative coins and medals. Find and mark the words listed—most of which come directly from the stories—in the puzzle.

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Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: May 2013

Over the years, the U.S. Mint has produced several coins with  flying machines—not just airplanes!—on them. Some of them are shown here. Match the obverse of the coin (numbered) to its reverse (lettered). Take the quiz here.

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Thursday, April 18th, 2013 by

Next-Gen Numismatics

by Amy Drew Thompson Is there a shortage of torch-bearers to carry this hobby into the future? Opinions differ, but most agree that with encouragement, outreach and a culture of community, today’s Young Numismatists will continue to build on the legacies of whose who came before. Read the entire story here.

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Friday, March 1st, 2013 by

Coinage Kids: March 2013

Fun Facts About the U.S. Mint Answer the questions, then mail your answers to March Quiz, COINage magazine, P.O. Box 6925, Ventura, CA 93006-9899. Three winners will be drawn from the valid entries received by March 31, 2013. Valid entries must include the correct answers, the entrant’s name, age (17 or younger) and address, and […]

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