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The last series of Olympic medals to be made of solid gold were awarded at the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, Sweden.

What Are Olympic Medals Made Of? - Chemistry - About.com

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Do you ever wonder if the Olympic gold medals really gold? Here's the metal composition of Olympic medals and how it's changed over time.

What Is The Real Monetary Value Of The Rio Olympics Gold Medal?

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Aug 5, 2016 ... The medals were produced with methods that the Rio 2016 Olympic ... If the entire medal was made of gold it would be valued at nearly ...

What the Olympic medals are actually made of - The Sun

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Aug 15, 2016 ... WINNING gold at the Olympics may seem like the ultimate prize – but the medal itself is actually worth significantly less than you might think.

How much are the Rio Olympic gold medals worth? - CNN.com

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Jul 31, 2016 ... The melted gold and silver of a gold medal is worth about $587 in current market prices. The last time Olympic medals were made of pure gold ...

Compound Interest - The Composition of the Rio Olympics Medals

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Aug 15, 2016 ... Giving out pure gold medals would be financially crippling for the ... Since then, they've actually been mainly made of silver, with a gold plating ...

Blood, Sweat, And Pure Gold: Here's How Much An Olympic Gold ...

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Aug 9, 2016 ... 'Gold medals were in fact only gold for eight years' ... a 500g medal made of pure gold would set the International Olympic Committee back a ...

Here's What Olympic Gold Medals Are Actually Made Of | Huffington ...

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Aug 11, 2016 ... Gymnastics champion Simone Biles poses for photographs with her gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

How Much Is an Olympic Gold Medal Really Worth? Here Are 4 ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... Is an Olympic medal worth what an athlete spends to get to the top step of the ... But gold medals aren't made of gold, not entirely anyway. ... 3.35 pounds and be worth around $76,000 in terms of the pure value of the gold.

Medals are worth $587 and haven't been made of pure gold since ...

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Aug 16, 2016 ... An Olympic medal is worth glory and fame — just not very much cash.The 500- gram gold medals earned by Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and ...

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The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.
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Mystery solved: What are the Olympic medals made of?

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Aug 19, 2016 ... Gold medals haven't been made of gold since the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm. The gold medal's current value is $565, but if it was made ...

Rio Olympics gold medals are made from SILVER and recycled from ...

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Aug 16, 2016 ... The last time Olympic medals were made of pure gold was at the 1912 ... The silver used in the Rio gold medals has been recycled from mirrors ...

Olympics 2016: Everything You Need to Know About Gold Medals ...

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Aug 12, 2016 ... It's an old method of testing whether a metal is pure, but science doesn't necessarily back the trend. Olympic gold medals haven't been made of ...