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  1. a fossil of an organism that lived during a relatively short, well-defined time span; a fossil that is used to date the rock layers in which it is found
  2. a cavity in the ground or rock where a plant or animal buried
  3. a process in which an organism's tissues are completely replaced by minerals
  4. An ideal sequence of rock layers that contains all the known fossils and rock formations on Earth arranged from oldest to youngest
  5. a principle that states that geologic change occurs suddenly

4 True/False questions

  1. UniformitarianismA surface that represents missing part of the geologic column.

          

  2. Relative Datingdetermining whether an object or event is older or younger than other objects or events

          

  3. Permineralizationa process in which an organism's tissues are completely replaced by minerals

          

  4. Castan object created when sediment fills a mold and becomes a rock