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A World Of Money

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Throughout history, money has taken many forms: sea shells, sheep, silver, gold, and salt. Today monetary value is represented by the use of coins, paper, and credit cards. Learn the history of money from bartering with animals to coins in the Greek and Roman Empires, to the invention of paper money in China, and inflation caused by the excessive printing of paper money.

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