WONDER #1019: Are Pennies Lucky?

Question 1 of 3

What is the value of a penny in the United States?

  1. one cent
  2. five cents
  3. twenty-five cents
  4. one dollar

Question 2 of 3

Some people believe it’s bad luck to pick up a penny if what side is showing?

  1. heads
  2. tails
  3. both (A) and (B)
  4. neither (A) nor (B)

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is an example of something that some people believe a new bride needs for good luck?

  1. something borrowed
  2. something new
  3. a penny in her shoe
  4. all of the above

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