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- A nickel is worth 5¢. 20 nickels equal one dollar.
- Thomas Jefferson is on the nickel. He was the 3rd president of the United States.
- Jefferson is facing left.
- Monticello is on the back. This was his home in Virginia. Today it is a national monument that you can visit.
- The nickel is made made of nickel and copper.
- The nickel's sides are plain, or smooth.