Indian Rupee Quiz

The origin of the word “Rupee” is from Sanskrit word Rupya which means shaped, stamped, impressed, coin and also from the Sanskrit word “raupya” which means silver. There was a long history of struggle, exploration and wealth which can be traced back to the ancient India of the 6th Century BC regarding rupee. The Paper Currency Act of 1861 gave the Government the monopoly of note issued throughout the vast expanse of British India.

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Indian Rupee Quiz

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When was the first series of coins with the rupee symbol launched?

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How many anna(s) are there in 1 rupee during the British rule?

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Who issued the the first rupiya?

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When was the rupee decimalised and divided into 100 naye paise?

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Who was the designer of the Indian rupee?

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Who was the prime minister that mentioned silver coins as rupyarupa in his writing?

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Which of the following is one of the earliest issues of paper rupees?

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Who was the monarch that can be seen on Indian coins that was introduced in 1862?

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What was issued by the Indian government as a replacement for the Indian rupee for circulation outside the country?

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What is the ISO code of Indian rupee?

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When did Indian rupee replace the Danish Indian rupee?

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What is the country that recently added the Indian Rupee as a legal tender to be used in 2014?

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What is the weight of the first rupiyas issued by Sher Shah Suri?

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What currency is pegged at par with the Indian rupee?

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What bank is the official printer of Indian rupee?

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How many paise are there in one rupee?

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What is the bank that manages the currency of India?

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When did the first issue of rupiya come out?

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Who continued the issuance of rupee after Sher Shah Suri?

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