The history of money

La actividad está pensada para trabajar en quinto año, modalidad Economía y Gestión Empresarial, en el área de Segundas Lenguas, inglés.

El texto a trabajar es sobre la historia del dinero y cómo éste ha ido progresando hasta nuestros días. ;xNLx;;xNLx; En la línea del tiempo se presentan los principales acontecimientos que figuran en el texto en inglés para que los estudiantes logren comprenderlo a medida que lo leen. Inserté imágenes, videos, links a otras páginas que amplían la información, entre otros.

0600 BC-05-14 17:28:42

The first coin

The first known currency was created by King Alyattes in Lydia, now part of Turkey, in 600BC. The first coin ever minted features a roaring lion.

0700 BC-05-30 17:28:42

Before the coin

Bartering was used instead of money to buy goods.

0800 BC-01-12 00:00:00


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1000-01-02 00:00:00

The chinese...always the chinese...

The first mention of the use of paper as money is found in historic Chinese texts under the reign of Emperor Chen Tsung.

1290-01-05 00:00:00

The "first" paper money

In 1296, Marco Polo, describing his travels in China, made a fleeting reference to paper used as money in the Chinese Empire.

1860-01-01 00:00:00

The electronic fund transfer via Telegram appeared

Industry giants, Western Union spearheaded e-money with electronic fund transfer via telegram.

1946-01-10 00:00:00

Thank God! The first credit card!!!

Fortunately, the first credit card was invented by an intelligent person.

2019-01-03 00:00:00


Today physical money is no longer necessary. We can buy and sell products or services throughout the internet.

2019-12-20 03:32:29

So money=happiness??

What's your opinion?

2019-12-23 08:27:45

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The history of money

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