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

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Who issued the the first rupiya?

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What currency is pegged at par with the Indian rupee?

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

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What is the bank that manages the currency of India?

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

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When did the first issue of rupiya come out?

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When did Indian rupee replace the Danish Indian rupee?

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

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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 bank is the official printer of Indian rupee?

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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 is the ISO code of Indian rupee?

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

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Who continued the issuance of rupee after Sher Shah Suri?

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

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How many paise are there in one rupee?

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Who was the designer of the Indian rupee?

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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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