Is United States currency still based on the gold standard?

Answer In 1971 Richard Nixon ended the gold standard, ending the convertibility of the dollar into an equal amount of gold. This action was part of a series of measures taken to curb inflation.Source:"Gol... Read More »

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What is the standard size for showers or tubs in the united states?

In a common tract house in the United States, the standard size for a combined bathtub/shower is 5 feet long (60 inches). The standard width is 30 inches. There is no standard size for standalone ... Read More »

Does the united states mint produce gold coins?

The U.S. States Mint does produce gold coins. These coins are usually commemorative coins meant for collectors and are not circulated to the general public. There are also American Eagle Gold bulli... Read More »

How many gold medals were won by the United States at the 1984 Summer Olympics?

The 1984 Summer Olympic Games were held in Los Angeles, California. The athletes from the United States won a total of 83 gold medals. This was more than any other competing country.Source:Book Rag... Read More »

It's 1:36 AM PST (pacific standard time in united states) March 8th right now, and I cannot connect to google?

Reset Ie7 Click tools> internet options >advance tab> scroll to the bottom and click Restore Defaults > Then in the list of the scroll click “empty temp files when browser closes”. This clears... Read More »