History of Money

Random History Quiz

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

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

 plays        
How to Play
Score 0/25 Timer 04:00
ClueAnswer
The city on the back of the US $100
The Crusades helped this system emerge in Europe
Once used the Lira
Wall Street named for wall built by this county's colonists
Skins used as money gave rise to this nickname
Name of currency used in the Phillipines and Argentina
Limited the tax-raising ability of the English King
U.S. Colony to accept wampum as legal tender
Largest U.S. bill ever printed
Greenback used during this Presidency
Country's currency that gave us the U.S. dollar sign
One dollar coin called the 'Loonie'
The year the U.S. copper penny began to include zinc
ClueAnswer
Germany's pre-Euro currency
County has ATMs that hot press your bills
First to consistently use paper bills
Also called the Bharat
Picnic term for exchange of items in American colonies
Only First Lady on a U.S. currency note
God of this empire gives us the word 'money'
In Lydia (in modern Turkey) first to put this on their coins
Game printed more money that Federal Reserve Bank
Commonly used as currency in ancient Egypt
This country's currency means 'round object'
First coins in ancient world shaped like this animal

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras