Currency!

    Converting currency with Ali, Alicia, Meaghan, & Mara!


Introduction
Process
Task                                                                  
                     
Yen 10,000


Introduction


    In this web quest you will be learning how to convert  American money, money that you spend everyday into different currencies.  Currency is any form of money that is in a public circulation. During this web quest you will be shopping through out world in many different countries.  You will use this acquired knowledge throughout your life many times.  For instance if you are on vacation in Mexico or Greece, then you would need to convert your U.S. money into the currency of the country your in.

Process

    In this web quest you will be making a spreadsheet of the price of something in the U.S. to the price of something in other countries.  For this you will need to find the exchange rates for the countries listed.  

Task

   Convert U.S. currency to foreign currency.  You will be given items and prices from typical American stores.  You will be converting these prices into different currencies.  After you recieve the information on how to convert, you will be given a worksheet with numerous problems.  You are to have seperate sheets of paper where you will WRITE   out ALL  of your work.  
Click here for resources and Worksheet

Resources
http://www.banknotes.com

http://www.xe.com