Gold Facts Quiz

Gold Element and Metal Trivia Test

Take this quiz to see how much you know about the metallic element gold.
Take this quiz to see how much you know about the metallic element gold. Johnny Haglund / Getty Images

1. The element symbol for gold is:

2. Gold is element number

3. Gold is a member of which element group?

5. Gold displays multiple oxidation states. What is the 3+ oxidation state called?

6. Gold's element symbol comes from the Latin word aurum, which means:

7. Gold purity of alloys is measured using what unit system?

8. It is possible to use modern science to transmute lead into gold, but not practical.

9. How many stable gold isotopes are there?

Gold Facts Quiz

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Nice try! You've still got a lot to learn about gold as a metal and an element. Here's a collection of interesting gold facts you can review to learn more. Are you ready for another quiz? Find out which alchemy element suits your personality.

Gold Facts Quiz

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You know a lot about gold! Perhaps you've got the Midas touch, where everything you touch turns to gold. If you don't, that's okay. Here's a science project that lets you turn water into what appears to be liquid gold.

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