President’s Day, celebrated the third Monday in February, is a national holiday that was originally celebrated to honor our first Commander In Chief, George Washington. Over the years, it has become a day to celebrate and remember all Presidents and their service to our country.
Try this game with your family and see who gets the highest score!
Take out one of each coin or paper currency listed below, if you have it. (Don’t worry, you can still play if you don’t have currency in front of you!)
Can you name each person on the coin or bill? Give yourself one point for each right answer.
Penny: ____________________ Dime:_____________________
$1: ______________________ $20:_______________________
$10: _______________________ $100: _______________________
- Which two bills feature Founding Fathers instead of Presidents? Give yourself one bonus point for each correct answer.
- Which coin features someone who was our Vice President before becoming President? Give yourself one bonus point if you know the answer.
- How many people are featured on a coin and a bill? Give yourself two bonus points for the correct answer.
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