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Showing Grade 12e, Unit 3b, Money and Banking
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Consumer World

http://www.consumerworld.org/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Consumer World is a collection of more than 1000 consumer resources including data on insurance, banking, credit, stock quotes, movie reviews and consumer protection/rights. Standards 12.3.4 and 12.5.3

Comments: This site is also useful in studying banking, money, insurance and credit matters. It is commercially sponsored.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 805

Currency Converter Classic

http://www.oanda.com/converter/classic

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This commercial sponsored currency converter lets you calculate the dollars buying power against 164 foreign currencies. Standards 12.3.4 and 12.6.4

Comments: This commercially sponsored site is a good resource for converting the dollar and tracking past conversion rates.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 863

Fundamental Facts About U.S. Money

http://www.frbatlanta.org/publica/brochure/fundfac/money.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site by the Federal Reserve at Atlanta describes how money is made and managed in the U.S. It includes how money circulates and how to spot counterfeit currency. Standards 12.3.4 and 12.5.3 economics

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1321

Money and Banking

http://www.bized.ac.uk/stafsup/options/notes/econ211.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: At this business education site, learn about the features of money, functions of money, properties or characteristics of money, and the origins of money. Also find out about commercial banks and the types of bank accounts and loan and methods of loan payment. Then see how the commercial bank balance sheet works and the story of credit creation and its effect the money supply. Standard 12.3.4 economics

Comments: This material was originally written by Richard Young of Wood Green School Witney.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2192

Money Museum

http://www.moneymuseum.com/index_english.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Learn about the history of money and how it is made. See examples of coins and paper currency. It describes themes from the beginning of barter, from ancient coins to the paper money of our present world and the impact of today's digital money. Standards 12.3.4 and 12.5.3 economics

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2193

Olsen & Associates; Advanced Forecasting Technology for the Financial Markets

http://www.olsen.ch/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This commercial Swiss site has useful information on the financial situation in Europe and the World. It has a useful and up to date currency converter. Standards 12.3.4, 12.5.3, and 12.6.3

Comments: Useful commercial site for teachers and international trade study.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2359

Democracy and Government Control of the Money Supply

http://www.ex.ac.uk/~RDavies/arian/government.html

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Today, government control of the money supply faces new potential threats, the most obvious of which is the development of electronic forms of money. Another possible threat is the growth in securitisation, which has received little attention from the general public except in connection with one of its most exotic forms. Standards 12.3.4 and 12.5.3

Comments: This interesting article can lead to excellent discussion on the future of money.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 916

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