# How much does a million dollars weigh?

So many people today care how much it weighsmillion dollars. Let's try to answer this question. If we talk about the heaviest million, it will weigh 311 tons and consists of one-cent coins of the sample of 1909-1982. If we talk about modern coins, then a million will weigh:

- for 1 cent - about 250 tons;
- 5 cents - about 100 tons;
- on 10 cents - 22 680 kg;
- on 25 cents - 22 680 kg;
- on 50 cents - 22 680 kg;
- on 1 dollar - about 8 100 kg.

Now let's calculate how much one million dollars will weigh in bills.

- Dollar denominations of 1 dollar will weigh 1,000 kg;
- on 2 dollars - 500 kg;
- for $ 5 - 200 kg;
- on 10 dollars - 100 kg;
- on 20 dollars - 50 kg;
- on 50 dollars - 20 kg;
- on 100 dollars - 10 kg.

It is known that too small a denominationis due to the fact that it will not be profitable to forge it. Also, with a large turnover of funds, it will be much more profitable to use non-cash settlement than counting several tons.