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Apologia General Science (Sonlight) Module 8

Vocabulary from the Sonlight Instructors Guide
Index fossils
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain period in earth's past.
Geological column
A theoretical picture in which layers of rock from around the world are meshed together into a single, unbroken record of earth's past
The Theory of Evolution
A theory stating that all of life on this earth has one (or a few) common ancestors that existed a long time ago.
An unconformity for which there is not evidence but some geologists think should exist