The original value of the livre was one pound of silver, which on September 19, 2014 was worth approximately $263.08. When the livre was replaced with the franc, its value was approximately 0.9877 of a franc, which, based on the fixed franc-to-euro rate, is currently worth approximately $0.19.
The livre was the currency of France from the times of Charlemagne, who established its value in 781, until the end of the French Revolution, when it was replaced by the franc in 1795. The franc was replaced at the turn of the 21st century with the euro at the rate of 1 euro equals 6.55957 francs.Learn More
It would take 20 million nickels to make $1 million. A United States nickel is worth five cents, so $1 is the equivalent of 20 nickels.Full Answer >
In terms of dollars, MM stands for 1,000,000. This is based off the Roman numeral "M," which stands for 1,000, and MM, which is used to indicate 1,000,000.Full Answer >
The figure 1 billion dollars is typically abbreviated as $1B. When written out in long form, 1 billion dollars is $1,000,000,000, which is equal to 1,000 million dollars.Full Answer >
For the greatest accuracy, an online currency converter with up-to-date exchange rate information should be used to convert British pounds to U.S. dollars. On Oct. 20, 2014, the exchange rate was 1.6138 U.S. dollars to one British pound.Full Answer >