The New Face of Money

May 1, 2016

Changes are coming for U.S. money

That’s right! Recently, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that the look of the $5, $10, and $20 bills will be changing to include important places and more people who have helped shape the country.

One of the biggest changes will be to the $20 bill. Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill. Harriet Tubman was a slave who became a “conductor” on the Underground Railroad, helping hundreds of
slaves escape to freedom. She will be the first African American woman to ever appear on U.S. money.

Which country has one woman on either the front or back of every banknote currently in circulation?
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