Proper Money Quiz
Pre-decimalisation British tender. That's when the change in a chap's pocket resulted in a bruised thigh by the time he got home! 10 Questions.
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How many British 'Farthings' would you get for a penny?
How many pennies were there to the pound?
What was the common name of the threepenny coin?
How many pennies were there to a 'Tanner'?
A 5 pound note was worth how shillings?
Which coin was introduced in 1849 following a proposal in 1847 to 'decimalise' the pound and was worth a tenth of a pound?
How many pennies were there to a shilling?
A crown was worth how many shillings?
How many pennies were there to a half-crown?
How much would I have left from a fiver if I bought a tanner's worth of sweets, a match box car for a florin and a book for a pound?
3 pounds, 2 shillings and 6 pence
4 pounds, 2 shillings and 6 pence
2 pounds, 17 shillings and 6 pence
3 pounds, 17 shillings and 6 penc and 17/6d
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