Best Answer

Most people did not find a lot of riches in the gold fields. Mining companies had a better chance of getting rich in the goldfields.

User Avatar

Wiki User

2014-08-22 03:21:29
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

US Civil War

18 cards

Why were poll taxes created

What is a graduated income tax

What sparked the beginning of the Civil War

When Abraham Lincoln was elected president what was the result for the southern states

See all cards
177 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Who had a better chance of getting rich in the goldfields?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Who had the better chance of getting rich in goldfields?

companies made up of several investors

What was it like to be a digger on the goldfields?

hard, hard work, with little chance of striking it rich.

Why did people go to the goldfields?

Many people came to the gold fields to get a chance to find gold and get rich.

What were the diseases on the goldfields?

Being to rich

China rich or poor?

Rich, you have a better chance of getting a job in china than you do in usa since the recession.

What were the names of the goldfields in Victoria?

Australia's southern state of Victoria is rich in goldfields. Gold has been found in the following centres (among others):BallaratBendigoCastlemaineChilternBeechworthMaldonMaryboroughDunollyDaylesfordClunesWalhallaBerringaWedderburn

When was mining ceased in the Bathurst Goldfields?

The Bathurst goldfields continued successfully for many years, in increasingly outlying areas (e.g. Hill End, Sofala), but there were fewer diggers there because of the lure of the rich Bendigo and Ballarat goldfields in the south. The goldfields in Bathurst were still going strong in the mid 1870s.

Why did the Chinese migrate to Australia?

The Chinese migrated to Australia because they were hoping that they would strike it rich on the goldfields.

What was the health care for the rich people of medieval times?

it was vey good the rich people had a better chance than poor and there lives were beter but not like now days

When were the first goldfields in Australia?

The first goldfields established in Australia were in the Bathurst area, west of Sydney, in 1851. Several months later, in the same year, the discovery was made of the rich goldfields in central Victoria, encompassing Bandigo - Mt Alexander - Ballarat and numerous township within that region.

What are the differences between the rich and poor in Kenya?

the rich have money the poor dontrich have a better chance at lifepoor people have no privacy no chance at life no clean water no educationrich people have education,clean water and huge housespoor people have a high death rate rich people are sitting comfortably

Is greyson chance now rich?

He is not rich because he does not have a voice

People also asked