The Amazing Gold
Gold the Great is Great as Gold!
The Stuff About Gold
Atomic Number: 79
Atomic Mass: 196.97
Gold is a solid at room temperature and has a very high melting point. It is a very valuable metal.
More Stuff about Gold
Density: 19.31 (That's pretty heavy)
Physical Properties: malleable, ductile, yellow, lustrous, conductor, soluble
Chemical Properties: inactive, reactive to acids, non-reactive to non-metals
Gold can be hammered into any shape.
Gold can be drawn into wire.
Gold lets heat and electricity flow through it easily, like most metals.
FUN FACTS :D
- Gold is super soft. You can chew it to test if it's real gold or not.
- Gold is pretty rare compared to diamonds.
- The ocean contains lots of gold, but in really low concentration.