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Got Money?

written by: Sia
 
Very few people in developed societies today neither work for money nor pay other people money for their work - money is a necessary part of life. Where did money come from?

Question 1:


Before money existed, people obtained goods this way.
Working
Exchanging their children
Trading
Singing

Question 2:


The first "money" appeared around 1,200 BC in the form of this.
Oyster shells
Willow twigs
White pebbles
Corn

Question 3:


This is when the first metal coins appeared.
4000 BC
2000 BC
3000 BC
1000 BC

Question 4:


American Indians used beaded shells as money. They called them this.
Inda
Wampum
Benjamins
Shavaya

Question 5:


The first European metal coins, which resembled modern currency were made of this.
Gold
Copper
Brass
Silver

Question 6:


The first bills (banknotes) appeared in this country.
Rome
China
Japan
India

Question 7:


The first banknotes were made of this.
Oak leaves
Cloth
Paper
Leather

Question 8:


The first paper bills (banknotes) appeared in this year.
1420
806
1700
1542

Question 9:


Paper money were very convenient and much used. This led to their devaluation and they disappeared around this year.
1500
1300
1900
1400

Question 10:


Oyster shells were used as money until this time.
Until the 12th century
Until the middle of the 20th century
Until the 15th century
Until 1000 BC

 


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