Gold By: Garrett welton

Gold has an atomic number of 79
The atomic mass is 196.967
Gold is metallic, with a yellow color when in a mass, but when finely divided it may be black, ruby, or purple. It is the most malleable and ductile metal; 1 ounce (28 g) of gold can be beaten out to 300 square feet. It is a soft metal and is usually alloyed to give it more strength.
Gold is found through out the land and sea, but there are also natural spots where it forms most of the gold.
Gold is mostly used as a universal currency, but also used for fillings, crowns, bridges, and orthodontic appliances.
Gold is a transition metal.

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