Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Quiz: Do You Know Your Money?

How much do you really know about the history of cold, hard cash?
Tom Denly - CFO Magazine, July 15, 2010

Sure, you could rattle off your company's cash-flow history any day. But how much do you really know about the history of cash (not to mention how to make change for a dollar)?

1) What were the first official coins issued by the United States and what were they made of?
A. "Nickels," made of wood
B. "Two-bit" pieces, made of melted-lead musket balls
C. "Half-dismes," made from Martha Washington's silverware
D. Captured British "crowns," renamed "liberties," made of gold

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