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Other

Description:

This on-line book, published by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), discusses the use of fossils in determining the age of rocks. The publication covers how to place events in correct temporal order, a description of the geologic time scale, the use of fossils to indicate rock ages, the law of fossil succession, index fossils, and radioactive dating.

Subjects:

  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Evolution,Education,Teacher content knowledge,NSDL,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20120114184716882T,Grade 8,Earth and space science,Middle School,NSDL_SetSpec_1007936,Rocks,Space Science,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Life Science,Earth materials,Geologic time,Grade 6,Geoscience,Grade 7

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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