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trivia quiz  Tales of Gold 3 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Aug 30 17

"A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar"--Mark Twain--It seems like the possibilities for gold mining were endless in the North American of the 1800s. What do you know about the gold rush of 1874?
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ponycargirl editor
Aug 30 17
399 plays
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trivia quiz  Tales of Gold 4 cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Sep 19 17

"Gold! Gold! Gold! Gold! Bright and yellow, Hard and cold..."--Thomas Hood--It seemed like the potential for gold mining was endless in 1800s North America. See if you can give the modern name for the location of the mine by following the clues given.
Easy
ponycargirl editor
Sep 19 17
492 plays
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trivia quiz  Tales of the Lode cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Sep 15 17

Comstock Lode has always been known as the site of an important silver ore discovery. It must be remembered, however, that while 57% of the wealth taken from the Comstock Lode was silver, 42% of the wealth was gold!
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ponycargirl editor
Sep 15 17
330 plays
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trivia quiz  Tales of Gold 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Aug 29 17

As it turned out, the same year that the gold rush was over in northwestern Canada, word was out that there was another opportunity for miners in Alaska. Come along for the adventure!
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ponycargirl editor
Aug 29 17
372 plays
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trivia quiz  The California Gold Rush of 1849 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Sep 27 13

Discovery of gold in California in 1848 set off a worldwide rush of would-be miners to the area. A few got very, very rich, but more fortunes were made selling supplies to the miners.
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root17 gold member
Sep 27 13
744 plays
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trivia quiz  North American Gold Rushes 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Jul 05 13

Gold! Gold! Gold!... GOLD! Did you catch the fever, just by the sheer mention of the word? So did some other folks; let's take a look at them and at the places where they found it.
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logcrawler gold member
Jul 05 13
477 plays
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trivia quiz  California Gold Rush 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, janshannon, Aug 15 02

When gold was discovered in California, gold seekers from across the nation and around the world rushed there, hoping to make their fortunes. A few did; most did not.
Tough
janshannon
Aug 15 02
3552 plays
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trivia quiz  Gold Rush 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, skullboy_765, Jun 30 07

These are some questions on one of the largest migrations of all times, the California gold rush. I hope you will enjoy this! :-)
Average
skullboy_765
Jun 30 07
2571 plays
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trivia quiz  Gold Rush Basic Knowledge 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jam95, Mar 31 09

This is the Era of the Gold Rush. See if you know your California Gold Rush history.
Average
Jam95
Mar 31 09
1860 plays
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trivia quiz  Gold Mining in the U.S. 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, panner50, Mar 26 03

Some facts about gold mining and gold rushes in the United States
Tough
panner50
Mar 26 03
1428 plays
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