By: Elijah Quinonez and Mehran Khawaja


Atomic Number-79

Atomic Mass- 196.96

Cost- $1,206.60/oz

Its Gold, who doesn't want it!


Gold is used in jewelry, music and trophies.


-Compared to other metals, gold is much softer.

-Very few chemicals can attack gold, so that’s why it keeps it shine even when buried for 1000’s of years

-The biggest gold nugget that has ever been found weighed approximately 90 kilogram and was unearthed in Australia.

-The word Gold derives from the Old English word Gelo meaning yellow.


-Gold has never been discovered because of how it has been around however, it has been known to be used during the middle ages.

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