History Detective Challenge AnswersErnie the field mouse

Answer 1:

$100

Answer 2:

8

Answer 3:

In 2000 the average price of one acre of land was $1,857 per acre. Values ranged approximately $700 to $2400 per acre.

Answer 4:

Today Iowa has 99 counties. Kossuth county is one county today, but in 1851 it was divided into two counties so there were 100 counties back in 1851.