10 most difficult currencies riddles A list of ten (out of 25) currencies related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Currencies quiz The ariary (the currency of Madagascar) is subdivided into ...?5 iraimbilanja. The ariary is the currency of Madagascar. It is subdivided into 5 iraimbilanja and is one of only two non-decimal currencies currently circulating (the other is the Mauritanian ouguiya). Iraimbilanja means literally "one iron weight" and was the name of an old coin worth 1⁄5 of an ariary.very hard 21% 5 iraimbilanja5 iraimbilanja21%3 iraimbilanja3 iraimbilanja22%10 iraimbilanja10 iraimbilanja38%50 iraimbilanja50 iraimbilanja18%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 504 answers in 2 languages »Madagascar riddles » Where does the name of the Russian currency come from - the ruble?From breaking. The word "ruble" comes from the verb meaning "break" and refers to the Middle Ages, when pieces of silver were broken into smaller ones when changing money. The ruble was the world's first decimal currency: it was decimalised in 1704 when the ruble became legally equal to 100 kopeks.very hard 22% from breakingfrom breaking22%from the red colorfrom the red color26%from a two-headed eaglefrom a two-headed eagle30%from notches on the edgefrom notches on the edge20%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1489 answers in 3 languages »coins riddles » How many countries currently use the rupee as their official currency?8. The rupee is the common name for the currencies of India, Pakistan, Indonesia, Maldives, Mauritius, Nepal, Seychelles and Sri Lanka.very hard 22% 1115%2232%5529%8822%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 648 answers in 2 languages » Who is depicted on the U.S. ten-dollar bill?Alexander Hamilton. The obverse of the $10 bill features the portrait of Alexander Hamilton, who served as the first U.S. Secretary of the Treasury.very hard 25% Alexander HamiltonAlexander Hamilton25%George WashingtonGeorge Washington27%Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson14%Thomas JeffersonThomas Jefferson32%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 614 answers in 2 languages »history of the United States riddles » Which currency went through the worst hyperinflation ever recorded?Hungarian pengő. Directly after the end of WWII, Hungary went through the most severe known incident of inflation ever recorded, peaking at 1.3 × 10^16 percent per month (prices doubled every 15 hours). When the pengő was replaced in August 1946 by the forint, four hundred octillion pengő became 1 forint.very hard 27% Yugoslav dinarYugoslav dinar11%Zimbabwean dollarZimbabwean dollar49%Hungarian pengőHungarian pengő27%Polish złotyPolish złoty10%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 355 answers in 2 languages »Hungary riddles » 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.very hard 31% solsol19%realreal13%pesopeso34%U.S. dollarU.S. dollar31%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8789 answers in 5 languages »geography of South America riddles » What is the national currency of Egypt?The pound. When the British first got involved in Egypt in the nineteenth century, Egypt was using a monetary unit known as the piastre, or Qirsh. Since 100 piastres was roughly between the value of one pound sterling and one Guinea, a new unit, called the pound in English and the ginaih in Arabic, was created equal to one hundred piastres. The Egyptian pound, however, has never been exactly equal in value to the pound sterling. very hard 32% dirhamdirham21%dinardinar33%the poundthe pound32%rialrial12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5622 answers in 3 languages »Egypt riddles » What is the highest denomination US dollar banknote?100 000. This banknote is not in general circulation. it shows a portrait of Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President of the United States, who held office from 1913 until 1921.very hard 34% 1 0001 00034%5 0005 00016%10 00010 00014%100 000100 00034%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 893 answers in 2 languages »the United States riddles » Which of the following currencies was decimalised last?Pound sterling. On 15 February 1971, the UK decimalised the pound sterling, replacing the shilling and penny with a single subdivision, the new penny. Under the old currency, the pound was made up of 240 pence, with 12 pence in a shilling and 20 shillings in a pound.very hard 34% Polish zlotyPolish zloty23%Austro-Hungarian guldenAustro-Hungarian gulden20%Russian rubleRussian ruble22%pound sterlingpound sterling34%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 5396 answers in 3 languages »England riddles » How many countries use the U.S. dollar as their currency?11. The U.S. dollar, the official currency of the United States, is also the official currency of 10 U.S. territories and sovereign nations around the world. These are: Netherlands Antilles, Ecuador, Micronesia, Palau, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, East Timor, Marshall Islands, Zimbabwe and Northern Mariana Islands.very hard 35% 1 1 15%3324%5524%111135%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 771 answers in 3 languages »United States riddles » Play currencies quiz and see all the questions.