Originally posted by HandyAndySeems to match the British currency system. Think in pence - there isn't a £5000 note, but there is a £50 note which is 5000p. Maybe it matches the US system using cents?
No, not currency. There aren't, and never have been, $200 or $2000 bills, and denominations of $500, $1000 and $5000 are no longer in production.
Originally posted by The EwanatorAccording to the wonderful online encyclopedia on integer sequences they are the denominations of Polish banknotes (circa 1995).
Here is a puzzle I heard today - It's ok
What do these numbers relate to?
1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000