History of Money

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Can you name the historical fact associated with these money 'notes'?

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Name of currency used in the Phillipines and Argentina
The year the U.S. copper penny began to include zinc
Also called the Bharat
Wall Street named for wall built by this county's colonists
Skins used as money gave rise to this nickname
Game printed more money that Federal Reserve Bank
U.S. Colony to accept wampum as legal tender
Picnic term for exchange of items in American colonies
Limited the tax-raising ability of the English King
In Lydia (in modern Turkey) first to put this on their coins
God of this empire gives us the word 'money'
One dollar coin called the 'Loonie'
The Crusades helped this system emerge in Europe
Once used the Lira
Only First Lady on a U.S. currency note
County has ATMs that hot press your bills
Largest U.S. bill ever printed
The city on the back of the US $100
Country's currency that gave us the U.S. dollar sign
First coins in ancient world shaped like this animal
First to consistently use paper bills
Greenback used during this Presidency
This country's currency means 'round object'
Germany's pre-Euro currency
Commonly used as currency in ancient Egypt

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