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What is the currency of Ecuador?
U.S. dollar. Just like Panama and El Salvador, the official currency of Ecuador is the U.S. Dollar. The switch from Sucre to USD in 2000 helped the country to achieve economic stability. Ecuador also issues centavo coins (but no banknotes), identical in size and value to their U.S. cent counterparts.
What was the currency in Italy before the euro?
Italian lira. The lira was the official unit of currency in Italy until January 1, 1999, when it was replaced by the euro (euro coins and notes were not introduced until 2002). Old lira denominated currency ceased to be legal tender on February 28, 2002. The conversion rate is 1,936.27 lire to the euro.
How much did it cost the US to buy Alaska from Russia?
$7.2M. The looming U.S. Civil War delayed the sale, but after the war, Secretary of State William Seward quickly took up a renewed Russian offer and on March 30, 1867, agreed to a proposal from the Russian Minister in Washington, Edouard de Stoeckl, to purchase Alaska for $7.2 million.
Which of the following countries has the largest economy? (2017)
Poland. According to the International Monetary Fund, Poland is world's 24th largest economy with a nominal GDP of just under 510 billion $. Belgium is 25th, Thailand 26th and Norway 31st.
What was the first decentralized cryptocurrency?
Bitcoin, created in 2009, was the first decentralized cryptocurrency. Since then, numerous other cryptocurrencies have been created. These are frequently called altcoins, as a blend of alternative coin