The melting point of pure 24-carat gold is 1945 degrees Fahrenheit. This is fairly average for a metal, being three times higher than the melting point of lead and a third of the melting point of tungsten. More »

To melt gold, place the gold in a graphite crucible. Heat the gold to approximately 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Pour the melted gold into a mold, and allow it to cool completely. More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches Precious Metals & Gems

The discovery of gold as a specific, malleable metal probably took place along river banks of Africa and Eurasia but at different times. However, gold flakes have been discovered in Spanish caves dating to about 40,000 B... More »

It takes between 10 to 12 minutes to completely melt an ice cube on concrete with an ambient temperature of 109 degrees Fahrenheit. Ice melts at different speeds based on a range of factors such as the temperature of the... More »

Ice cubes melt because they are frozen water; when placed at a temperature above 32 degrees Fahrenheit while at 1 atmosphere of pressure, they undergo a phase transition to liquid water. The melting and freezing points o... More » Science Chemistry States of Matter

According to Crayola, crayons begin to soften at 105 degrees Fahrenheit and melt at a temperature range of 120 to 147 degrees F. The melting range for all standard Crayola crayons is identical. More »

On the Fahrenheit temperature scale, the freezing point of water is 32 degrees. Fahrenheit observed this by placing a thermometer in an equal mixture of water and ice. More »