Useful information relating to the Guatemalan Quetzal currency GTQ
1 Q = 100 centavo
The quetzal (locally: keˈtsal) is the currency of Guatemala. It is named after the national bird of Guatemala, the Resplendent Quetzal. In ancient Mayan culture, the quetzal bird's tail feathers were used as currency. It is divided into 100 cents, called centavos in standard Spanish or lenes in Guatemalan slang. The plural can be either quetzales or quetzals.
Useful information relating to the Peruvian Sol currency PEN
1 S/. = 100 céntimo
The sol is the official currency of Peru and is subdivided into 100 cents, called céntimos in Spanish. The currency code is PEN. The name is a return to that of Peru's historic currency, the sol in use from the 19th century to 1985. Although the derivation of sol is the Latin solidus, the word also happens to mean sun in Spanish.