How can you introduce Washington in math? Talk about him while learning about the Quarter. This version has been in circulation since 1932. Ask students why Washington would be on the Quarter. Use for Dollar Bill too!
Karl Shreve And there were $4.00 bill, $7.00 bills. After 1860 or '61 the U.S. mint was established to regulate the printing of money. No longer could Banks, cities and states print thier own money. And private citizens couldn't strike thier own coins. ( However, If you have such a coin dated in the 18th or 19th century. The Smithsonian would LOVE to get they're hands on it. Some are so rare that there value is priceless. )