Compiled by Paul Kay
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.