US Coins Produced in 2017

graph from Christopher Ingraham/Washington Post; slow reveal by Jenna Laib (@JennaLaib)

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**Type of Graph:** bar graph

**Source:** Ingraham, Christopher. “Taxpayers Lost $105m on Pennies and Nickels Last Year.” *Washington Post*, March 10, 2014.

**Additional** **Paired Texted/Resources:**

- Sanburn, Josh. “The Penny Debate: Do Pennies Make Sense?”
*Time for Kids* - Ingraham, Christopher. “Taxpayers Lost $105m on Pennies and Nickels Last Year.”
*Washington Post*, March 10, 2014.

**Potential Math Content: **bar graph, scale along the y-axis, estimating values, calculating values, decimals, multiplication

**Potential Content Connections:** money, economy