Relative dating quizzes
sound (shock waves produced by explosives or machines making sounds to penetrate the ground). measurements using electricity and radar to penetrate the ground. measurments of variations in gravity and magnetism.
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using the law of superposition to compare the ages of rock layers. comparing fossils found in sedimentary rock layers in different locations. placing geologic layers or events in their proper sequence or order without knowing their exact age in years.
The easy-to-use and intuitive platform is a tool that I have lauded before.The selection of Earth Science quizzes is also slim, with only 7 at present.I added the quizzes below to the shared Socrative quiz bank, but also wanted to create a post to share the quizzes that I have been using in my classroom. Absolute dating is a general term applied to a range of techniques that provide estimates of the age of objects, materials, or sites in real calendar years either directly or through a process of calibration with material of known age.Welcome to the K12 section of the Radiocarbon WEBinfo site.