For the Week ending 10/22/2004
Directions: Choose the word that matches with the definition and appropriately fits into the blank space in the sentence.
a mixture of two or more metals into one compound
Brass is an _______ of copper and zinc.
uncoined gold or silver bars
Gold and silver _______ that trade on the exchanges consist of 400 ounces.
Clad coinage is a term used to describe coins that have a core of one type of metal and an outer layer of another metal or metals.
Most U.S. dimes, quarters, and half dollars since 1965 have been _______.
the purity of a coin on a scale of 0 - 1.000
A gold coin with a _______ of .999 would be as pure as a coin can be.
the hobby of coin collecting
Some people make lots of money in _______.