the colour of money
1 The kyat is the primary currency of which country?
2 Which landmark is depicted on the HSBC and Bank of China HK$500 note?
3 Which Nobel Prize-winning scientist has appeared on banknotes issued by France and Poland?
4 The Sheraton Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui caused controversy in March by offering a rate of HK$11.90 per unit for notes from which country?
5 What is the currency of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda?
6 Solari is the unit of currency first 'used' in which landmark sci-fi novel?
7 Which country was the first to use paper money?
8 Who has appeared on banknotes issued by Italy, Spain, the Dominican Republic and El Salvador, among others?
9 Which member of Brazil's 1970 World Cup-winning football team was named after a small Brazilian coin?
10 Which of the following has not appeared on British banknotes: a) Sir Walter Raleigh b) Florence Nightingale c) Charles Darwin?
Solution: 1 Myanmar 2 Hong Kong International Airport 3 Marie Curie 4 Scotland 5 Shilling 6 Dune 7 China 8 Christopher Columbus 9 Tostao 10 a) Sir Walter Raleigh.