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10 fun Federal Reserve facts

Sources: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, U.S. News & World Report, FDIC.gov, Bloomberg Businessweek, Yahoo! and Babson College Finance Professor John C. Edmunds, CNBC, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Sverigas Riksbank.

2. Ben Bernanke, Fed chairman from 2006 to 2014, taught himself calculus in high school and also achieved a near-perfect SAT score of 1590.

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