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Anne Bonnie
31 October, 2016, 5:01 PM UTC

Anne Bonnie found an ancient treasure!

She carefully examined one of the coins and saw that it was dated 20 BC. That is when she realized they were fake! How did Anne know?

2,000 Rubies will go to one of the Captains to leave a comment and give the correct answer!

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31 October, 2016, 6:44 PM UTC
They are dated 20 B.C.  Things were not dated B.C. before Christ was born if it were before him how are they referring to him with no knowledge of him?
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1 November, 2016, 4:49 AM UTC
It could not have been dated 20 BC because the calendar that gave us that date had not been  devised until the 6th century. No other explanation needed.
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1 November, 2016, 9:46 PM UTC

The numbering calendars was not invented so early.

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2 November, 2016, 8:28 AM UTC
BC = Before Christ, before the birth of Christ, so it's impossible.
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3 November, 2016, 6:39 AM UTC
How were they about to know, that in 20 years time in the future something would happen to change whatever calendar they had until then?
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3 November, 2016, 3:56 PM UTC
BC was not a term used at that time
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3 November, 2016, 8:57 PM UTC
Twenty years before Christ! Uh oh, methinks these are forgeries. Unless the makers were clairvoyant.
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4 November, 2016, 12:07 AM UTC
If they were made in 20 BC, the makers would not know that term yet.
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4 November, 2016, 7:53 PM UTC
BC means before Christ and since Christ had not been born yet, they were obviously fake.
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4 November, 2016, 8:13 PM UTC
mütze glatze 
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Jason Bullet
17 November, 2016, 5:45 PM UTC

It is time to announce the result of our competition!

2,000 Rubies are going to ASH!


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