Amazing facts about you-know-what!

Twenty-Four-Karat Gold is not pure gold since there is a small amount of copper in it. Absolutely pure gold is so soft that it can be molded with the hands.

A three inch cube of gold can be hammered so thin it could cover an acre of gold! Imagine, you could have gold flooring in your own home if you just get a three inch cube of gold from any jewellry shop.

 

Did you know that if you are rich enough, you can even get a gold car! 

 

This is an actual pure gold car! Did you really think I was lying?!

The oldest gold jewellry that was used by man is dated to 3500 BC.

An ounce of gold could be drawn into a wire that would be 3 miles long!

You could have ancient egyptian gold in your filling! At least 15% of annual gold consumption is recycled each year.

Gold can be used in food! Gold leaf, flake or dust is used on and in some gourmet foods, notably sweets and drinks as decorative ingredient! Can you belive it! You can practically eat gold!!! (I am sorry I could not get a picture of it but it is true. Really!)

Wanna know Gold’s boiling point? It is 2807 degrees Celsius! That means if you put Aurum in a 2807 degrees room, it will boil!

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by alisha on December 12, 2009 at 10:09 am

    Whoa! Amazing facts!

    Reply

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