For this assignment, you MUST double check that ALL answers are correct.
________ measures that portion of the money supply most easily used as a medium of exchange.
Currency backed by government bonds is ________.
a gold certificate
a national bank
a national currency
a government currency
The National Banking System was created after World War II.
Who issued the bank holiday?
What was created as preventative measures due to bank failures in the 1930s?
Federal Reserve notes
There were no preventative measures taken after the bank failures.
The government owns the nations central bank.
In a _________, banks are required to keep only a portion of their total deposits in the form of legal reserves.
fractional reserve system
The ____________ advises the Board of Governors in the Fed.
president of the U.S.
U.S. Treasury secretary
None of the above
How many members are on the Board of Governors in the Fed?
The Federal Reserve is a corporation that is not a part of any branch in the government.