PUBLISHED : Sunday, 23 April, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 23 April, 2006, 12:00am

1 What is the chemical symbol for gold?

2 In American football, which team are named in honour of the prospectors of the California Gold Rush?

3 Which band had a 1983 British No2 hit with the single Gold?

4 What is the minimum temperature at which gold melts:

a) 564 degrees Celsius

b) 1,064 degrees

c) 1,564 degrees?

5 How many Olympic gold medals did American athlete Carl Lewis win in his career?

6 Golden Era Productions is the media division of which religious movement?

7 What increasingly valuable substance is nicknamed 'black gold'?

8 Who won a best actor Oscar for On Golden Pond at the age of 76?

9 Where precisely is the world's largest gold repository?

10 Who said: 'Silence is golden if you can't think of a good answer'?

Solution: 1 Au 2 The San Francisco 49ers 3 Spandau Ballet 4 b) 1,064 degrees Celsius 5 Nine 6 The Church of Scientology 7 Oil 8 Henry Fonda 9 The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City 10 Muhammad Ali.