How well do you know currencies around the world? – Part 3

From reals to playing cards, can you identify what currencies are used in different countries around the world. This quiz has 20 questions ranging from countries using currencies through to guessing the country from a picture of the currency? We think 14/20 would be the score to beat, good luck.

In 1685, which country used playing cards as currency because of the shortage of coins?

1. England
2. New France
3. United States of America

What denominations of bills are currently being printed in the US?

1. $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100, and $500
2. $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, and $100
3. $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, and $100

In which country could you spend the 200 pounds pictured below?

1. Egypt
2. Isreal
3. Tunisia

Rufiyaa (pictured below) is the currency of which of the following countries?

1. Nepal
2. Maldives
3. Myanmar

Which pair of currency - country is INCORRECT?

1. Rupee - Russia
2. Rand - South Africa
3. Euro - France

Name the first woman who appeared on a US paper currency?

1. Queen Victoria
2. Queen Elizabeth
3. Martha Washington

Which country uses Leke as it's currency, as pictured below?

1. Lithuania
2. Estonia
3. Albania

How many pence are there per 1 Great British Pound?

1. 60
2. 100
3. 240

In which of these countries could you NOT spend a dinar?

1. Iraq
2. Isreal
3. Algeria

In which country can you NOT spend the bank notes pictured below?

1. Wales
2. England
3. Ireland

Which pair of currency - country is INCORRECT?

1. Dong - Vietnam
2. Yen - China
3. Euro - Ireland

If you are paying for dinner with Dong, which country are you in?

1. Indonesia
2. Myanmar
3. Vietnam

Which country used the markka prior to their move to the Euro in 2002?

1. Poland
2. Denmark
3. Finland

The shilling is a unit of currency formerly used in Austria, the United States, and in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and other British Commonwealth countries. How many shillings made up one pound?

1. 12
2. 10
3. 20

What is the national currency of Argentina?

1. Argentine peso
2. Argentine manat
3. Argentine dollar

What is the national currency of Vatican City?

1. Swiss Franc
2. Euro
3. United States dollar

What is the most valuable currency in the world?

1. US Dollar
2. Swiss Franc
3. Kuwaiti Dinar

What countries currency is represented by the ISO code DKK?

1. Djibouti
2. The Dominican Republic
3. Denmark

In which country can you spend the bank notes pictured below?

1. Brazil
2. Cambodia
3. Uruguay

In which of these countries could you NOT spend a krone?

1. Belgium
2. Denmark
3. Norway

All 20 questions completed!


Currencies around the world - part 3

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