Q and A Page
Q: How long will it take until the last State Quarter is issued and what will it be?
A: The last quarter to be issued in the mint is the Hawaii State Quarter. It will come out in 2008.
Q: How long will each state quarter be in the mint?
A: Each State Quarter will be in mint for 10 weeks.
Q: After the ten weeks is up will that quarter ever be minted again?
A: No. Each State Quarter is only minted once.
Q: How many different mints are there?
A: There are 6 different mints in the U.S.
Q: Where was the first official United States coin minted?
A: The first United States coin was minted in New Haven, Connecticut.
Q: When was the first coin minted?
A: The first coin was minted in 1787.
Q: What were the first symbols on the first coin?
A: The first symbols were a sun, a sundial, and thirteen linked circles to represent the original colonies.
Q: What was the first mint to coin money?
A: The first mint to coin money was the Philadelphia mint in Pennsylvania.