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5 Matching questions

  1. Absolute time (quantitative)
  2. hiatus
  3. Angular Unconformity
  4. Mesozoic Era
  5. Principle of Faunal Succession
  1. a each period of time has an unique and characteristic set of fossils
  2. b based on radiometric decay of isotopes
  3. c Age of the Dinosaurs
  4. d years missing/cap in time
  5. e tilted beds overlain by nearly horizontal beds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. time it takes for ½ of the isotope
    to decay
  2. igneous or metamorphic rocks overlain by horizontal sedimentary rock
  3. oldest bed on bottom and youngest bed on top
  4. 25% Parent, 75% Daughter
  5. Angular Unconformity, Disconformity, Nonconformity

5 True/False questions

  1. Precambrian:Time of no life


  2. After one half life50% Parent, 50% Daughter


  3. Cenozoic EraAge of the Dinosaurs


  4. Father of Geology4.6 Billion Years Old


  5. Decay from Parent Product to87% of Geological Time


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