What are the benefits of gold to society and economy?
It is particularly for South Africa but anything would do. Its for my biology project and the question counts 5 marks. Thanks in advance.
Asked By: - 8/14/2010
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At one time it was a medium of exchange. Lightweight for the value, fairly easy to identify, and hard to counterfeit (inflation was difficult). It also had beauty and value for jewelry and ornament... More
Answered By: Jerry Lee - 8/14/2010
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Does the environment count? If it does, then gold is horrible for the environment!!!!!!!! The process of making gold destroys the ecosystem! http://www.the-environment-blog.blogspot.com/
Answered By: nafiro100 - 8/16/2010
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