How much is one shilling in American money?

Answer

The shilling is no longer in use in Britain. When it was in use, it was worth one-twentieth of a pound. Under the decimal system, that is equivalent to five pence. As of June 2014, five British pence is worth around 8.5 U.S. cents.

The phasing out of the British shilling began in 1971, with the introduction of a decimal system that divided the pound into 100 pence. The shilling is still a monetary unit in Kenya, as of 2014. One Kenyan shilling is worth just over 1 U.S. cent. As of 2014, the shilling is also in use in Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda.

Q&A Related to "How much is one shilling in American money?"
One Shilling GBP in 1770 had the purchasing power of about £4.93 GBP today. One Shilling GBP in 1770 had the purchasing power of about $8.03 USD today. NOTE - This historical
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_much_is_one_shilling...
A British pound is worth approximately 1.65 dollars. I used this URL to find the exchange rate. The real question though is how many warm beers can you by with a dollar. Look here
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Business/Finance/ho...
Not Financial Advice: 1 Kenyan Shilling is equal to about US$0.01191, so 1,000 Kenyan Shillings is currently equal to US$11.91. Looking at it the other way around, US$1.00 is equal
http://www.kgbanswers.com/how-much-is-one-thousand...
1 schilling is equal to 1/20th of a pound. 30 schillings is equal
http://www.chacha.com/question/how-much-is-30-shil...
1 Additional Answer
Ask.com Answer for: how much is one shilling in american money
0.0111 US Dollars (USD) is equal to 1 Kenyan Shilling
Convert: into
Disclaimer: All data reflects mid-market rates updated every 30 minutes by XE.com
Explore this Topic
If those two Shillings are old, they will earn quite a lot currency today being collectibles. Shillings is still used in some of the countries. More details are ...
As of December 11, 2012 the value of 500 Mexican Pesos is $39.25 in American money. Values of currency change often. Sometimes daily depending on market conditions ...
A Penny or Pence is about 1.65 American cents. There are 100 pennies in one pound. The singular form for pence is 'penny' and it is a British currency with the ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com