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4.1 - Fossils
Fossil
Mold
Cast
Petrified Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of living things
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
A solid copy of the shape of an organism
Fossil in which minerals replace all or part of an organism
Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of living things
Mold
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
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Fossils 4
Fossils in Rocks
Fossils in Amber
Petrification
Fossils in Asphalt
- sedimentary rock layer - sediment slows down the decay - ha…
- soft sticky tree sap - hard tree sap is this... - insects,…
minerals replace an organisms tissues
- come to the surface in stick pools - Los Angelas, GA - 38,0…
Fossils in Rocks
- sedimentary rock layer - sediment slows down the decay - ha…
Fossils in Amber
- soft sticky tree sap - hard tree sap is this... - insects,…
Fossils vocabulary 4
Fossil
Sedimentary Rock
Buried Quickly
Mold Fossil
a trace or remain of something from long ago
Rock that forms as loose materials get compacted and cemented…
For an organism to fossilize, it must be ____ ____ after it d…
An empty shape left by decayed organism in a sedimentary rock.
Fossil
a trace or remain of something from long ago
Sedimentary Rock
Rock that forms as loose materials get compacted and cemented…
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#4 Fossils
climate
dinosaur
environment
extinct
a pattern of weather over a period of time
an extinct organism
the surroundings and conditions in which an organism lives
no longer exists
climate
a pattern of weather over a period of time
dinosaur
an extinct organism
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4.1 Fossils
absolute age
cast
evolution
extinct
the exact age of a rock or fossil
a fossil formed when an organism dies, and decays, leaving a…
the change that occurs in living things over many generations
A species that no longer exists
absolute age
the exact age of a rock or fossil
cast
a fossil formed when an organism dies, and decays, leaving a…
10 terms
Fossils 4-1
Fossils
Paleontologists
Mold
Cast
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
A hollow area in shape of an organism that was buried in sedi…
A copy or shape of an organism when minerals seep into and fi…
Fossils
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Paleontologists
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
12 terms
4-1 Fossils
Fossils
Paleontologists
Mold
Cast
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
A hollow area in shape of an organism that was buried in sedi…
A copy or shape of an organism when minerals seep into and fi…
Fossils
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Paleontologists
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
10 terms
Fossils 4-1
Fossils
Paleontologists
Mold
Cast
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
A hollow area in shape of an organism that was buried in sedi…
A copy or shape of an organism when minerals seep into and fi…
Fossils
Preserved remains or traces of living things.
Paleontologists
Scientists who study fossils to learn about organisms that li…
9 terms
4.1 Fossils
Fossil
Mold
Cast
Petrified fossil
Preserved remains or traces of an organisms that lived in the…
A type of fossil that is a hollow area in sediment
A fossil that is a solid copy of an organism's shape, formed…
A fossil in which minerals replace all or part of an organism
Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of an organisms that lived in the…
Mold
A type of fossil that is a hollow area in sediment
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Q4-Fossils + Evolution
Superposition
Fossils
Types of fossils
Evolution
Younger rocks like above older rocks in undisturbed sequence.
trace remains of an organism that lived long ago
rocks, amber, frozen, asphalt, petrification, trace
change over time where descendants have different genetic cha…
Superposition
Younger rocks like above older rocks in undisturbed sequence.
Fossils
trace remains of an organism that lived long ago
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6-4 Plate Tectonics & Fossils
plate tectonics
lithospheric plates
geological events
earthquakes
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are in constant…
Large pieces of earths lithosphere that move over the astheno…
these change the surface of the earth and include earthquakes…
A sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing…
plate tectonics
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are in constant…
lithospheric plates
Large pieces of earths lithosphere that move over the astheno…
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Fossils Grade 4
fossil
natural gas
coal
nonrenewable fuel
a clue, preserved in rock, about life in the distant past
is made up mostly of methane
a fossil fuel that was formed under pressure, burns more effi…
coal, natural gas, and petroleum are examples
fossil
a clue, preserved in rock, about life in the distant past
natural gas
is made up mostly of methane
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Fossils - Grade 4
era
fossil
paleontologist
petrified fossil
a major division of time defined by events that took place du…
a trace, print, or the remains of a plant or animal of the pa…
a scientist who studies fossils
form when minerals replace all or part of the organism
era
a major division of time defined by events that took place du…
fossil
a trace, print, or the remains of a plant or animal of the pa…
9 terms
4.1 - Fossils
Fossil
Mold
Cast
Petrified Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of living things
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
A solid copy of the shape of an organism
Fossil in which minerals replace all or part of an organism
Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of living things
Mold
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
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3.4 Fossils
Paleontology
Fossils
Extinction
Petrification
The scientific study of fossils
The remains or physical evidence of an organism preserved by…
The death of every member of a species
The process in which minerals replace an organism's tissues
Paleontology
The scientific study of fossils
Fossils
The remains or physical evidence of an organism preserved by…
13 terms
Fossils- Grade 4
Fossil
The 4 types of fossils.
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains of a once-living organism.
Molds, casts, trace fossil, whole or part of an organism.
Forms when an organism dies and is buried in sediment such as…
An organism dies and is buried in sediment. Its body rots lea…
Fossil
The preserved remains of a once-living organism.
The 4 types of fossils.
Molds, casts, trace fossil, whole or part of an organism.
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Chapter 4 - Fossils
fossils
molds and casts
mold
cast
evidence left of living things from the past
the most common type of fossil
hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism
solid copy of the shape of an organism
fossils
evidence left of living things from the past
molds and casts
the most common type of fossil
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Investigation 4 Fossils
Cenozoic
era
fossil
geologic time
an era when mammals exist; means "recent animal life"
a broad span of geological time based on the general type of…
any remains, trace, or imprint of animal or plant life preser…
from the formation of Earth to the present
Cenozoic
an era when mammals exist; means "recent animal life"
era
a broad span of geological time based on the general type of…
13 terms
Fossils- Grade 4
Fossil
The 4 types of fossils.
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains of a once-living organism.
Molds, casts, trace fossil, whole or part of an organism.
Forms when an organism dies and is buried in sediment such as…
An organism dies and is buried in sediment. Its body rots lea…
Fossil
The preserved remains of a once-living organism.
The 4 types of fossils.
Molds, casts, trace fossil, whole or part of an organism.
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4.1 Fossils
fossil
mold
cast
petrified fossil
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment dissolves…
A type of trace fossil formed when a cavity left by a shell,…
A fossil formed when minerals replace all or part of an organ…
fossil
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
mold
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment dissolves…
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4.1 Fossils
Fossil:... Evidence or remains of an orga…
Paleontologists:... Scientists who specia…
Extinct:... Species is one that has compl…
Mold:... A hollow space that is in the sh…
Fossil:... Evidence or remains of an orga…
Paleontologists:... Scientists who specia…
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2.4 Vocabulary Fossils
fossil
mold
cast
imprint
any evidence of an organism that lived in the past
an empty space of rock that once held the remains of a living…
a fossil formed or shaped within a mold
a fossil made by a print or an impression
fossil
any evidence of an organism that lived in the past
mold
an empty space of rock that once held the remains of a living…
12 terms
Unit 4 Fossils
Absolute age
carbon film
cast
fossil
the age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
a type of fossil consisting of an extremely thin coating of c…
a fossil that is a solid copy of an organism's shape, formed…
the preserved remains or traces of living things
Absolute age
the age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
carbon film
a type of fossil consisting of an extremely thin coating of c…
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Evolution 4: Fossils
paleontology
fossils
types of fossil preservation
intact (body fossil)
the study of prehistoric life; study of biological history ac…
the remains or traces of past organisms
different ways fossils get preserved
fossil formed around the bones
paleontology
the study of prehistoric life; study of biological history ac…
fossils
the remains or traces of past organisms
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Ch4: Fossils
fossils
mold
cast
petrified fossils
the preserved remains or traces of living things
a hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
a solid copy of the shape of an organism
fossils in which minerals replace all or part of an organism
fossils
the preserved remains or traces of living things
mold
a hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
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Unit4 Fossils Vocabulary
streak
igneous
humus
soil
can be used to help identify a mineral
a kind of rock formed from MAGMA
made of bits of decayed plants and animals that add nutrients…
a mixture of minerals, weathered rocks, and living things
streak
can be used to help identify a mineral
igneous
a kind of rock formed from MAGMA
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Fossils 4.1
fossil
mold
pertified fossil
carbon film
are the preserved remains or traces of living things
is a hollow are in sediment in the shape of an organism or pa…
fossils in which minerals replace all of an organism, or part…
an exremely thin coating carbon on rock
fossil
are the preserved remains or traces of living things
mold
is a hollow are in sediment in the shape of an organism or pa…
29 terms
Chapter 4 - Fossils
fossils
molds and casts
mold
cast
evidence left of living things from the past
the most common type of fossil
hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism
solid copy of the shape of an organism
fossils
evidence left of living things from the past
molds and casts
the most common type of fossil
25 terms
Section 4 Fossils
The preserved remains or traces of liv…
Scientists who study fossils are called.
The type of rock that is made up of ha…
Fossils in which minerals replace all…
Fossils
Paleontologists
Sedimentary Rock
Petrified Fossils
The preserved remains or traces of liv…
Fossils
Scientists who study fossils are called.
Paleontologists
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Chapter 4 Fossils !
_________________________ are scientis…
A well tested concept that explains a…
A ___________ is a break in the earth'…
_________ are preserved remains or tra…
Paleontogists
scientific theory
fault
Fossils
_________________________ are scientis…
Paleontogists
A well tested concept that explains a…
scientific theory
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Chapter 4 Fossils
_____________________ are Scientists t…
A well tested consept that explains a…
____________ ___________ is the number…
A ____________ is a break in Earth crust
Palentologists
Scientific theory
absolute age
Fault
_____________________ are Scientists t…
Palentologists
A well tested consept that explains a…
Scientific theory
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Chapter 4 fossils
Paleontologists
Fault
Fossils
When magma cools into a mass of igneou…
Scientists that study fossils.
A break in Earth's crust.----------------WOW!!!!!
The preserved remains or traces of living things.
Intrusion
Paleontologists
Scientists that study fossils.
Fault
A break in Earth's crust.----------------WOW!!!!!
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Science Unit 4 Fossils
tar
fossil formation
molds
casts
a thick, oily liquid which can preserve animal remains
an organism must be preserved before it decomposes; usually o…
a visible shape that was left after an animal or plant was bu…
a solid model in the shape of the organism (ex. if sand or di…
tar
a thick, oily liquid which can preserve animal remains
fossil formation
an organism must be preserved before it decomposes; usually o…
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Fossils Ch 4.1
fossil
sedimentary rock
mold
cast or solid cast
The preserved remains or traces of a living things.
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment disolves.
A fossil that is a solid copy of a organisms shape, formed wh…
fossil
The preserved remains or traces of a living things.
sedimentary rock
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
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Ch. 4 Fossils
Absolute age
Carbon Film
Cast
Fossil
Age, in years, of rock or other object; can be determined by…
Thin film of carbon residue preserved as a fossil.
A type of body fossil that forms when crystals fill a mold or…
Remains, imprints, or traces of prehistoric organisms that ca…
Absolute age
Age, in years, of rock or other object; can be determined by…
Carbon Film
Thin film of carbon residue preserved as a fossil.
11 terms
Fossils 4-1
Fossil
Sedimentary rock
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains or traces of living things.
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment dissolves…
A fossil that is a solid copy of an organism's shape, formed…
Fossil
The preserved remains or traces of living things.
Sedimentary rock
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
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Fossils 4-2
Relative age
Absolute age
Law of superposition
Extrusion
The age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
The age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
The geographic principal that states hat in horizontal layers…
An igneous rock layer formed when lava flows onto earths surf…
Relative age
The age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Absolute age
The age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
20 terms
Investigation 3 & 4 - Fossils
stagnant
erosion
floodplain
soft-bodied animal
not running or flowing; low levels of dissolved oxygen
the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down…
A low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of riv…
an animal without a skeleton
stagnant
not running or flowing; low levels of dissolved oxygen
erosion
the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down…
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Science (4.1 Fossils)
Fossils
Mold
Cast
Petrified Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of living things
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
A solid copy of an organism
Fossils in which minerals replace all or part of an organism
Fossils
Preserved remains or traces of living things
Mold
A hollow area in sediment in the shape of an organism or part…
11 terms
Science fossils 4-1
Fossil
Sedimentary rock
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains or traces of living things
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment dissolves…
A fossil that is a solid copy of an organisms shape, formed w…
Fossil
The preserved remains or traces of living things
Sedimentary rock
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment
8 terms
fossils 4-2
relative age
absolute age
law superposition
extrusion
the age of rock compared to the ages ofrock layers.
the age of
the geological principle that states that in horizontal layer…
lave that hardens on the surface
relative age
the age of rock compared to the ages ofrock layers.
absolute age
the age of
8 terms
Fossils 4-2
Relative Age
Absolute Age
Law of Superposition
Extrusion
The age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers.
The age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
The geologic principle that states that in horizontal layers…
An igneous rock layer formed when lava flows onto Earth's sur…
Relative Age
The age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers.
Absolute Age
The age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
11 terms
Fossils 4-1
Fossils
Sedimentary rock
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains or traces of living thigs.
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
Hollow area in sediment the shape of an organism or part of a…
A solid copy of the shape of an organism
Fossils
The preserved remains or traces of living thigs.
Sedimentary rock
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
9 terms
4.1 fossils
Fossil
Mold
Cast
Trace fossil
Preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the…
A type of fossil that is a hollow area in sediment in the sha…
A fossil that is solid of an organisms shape formed when mine…
A type of fossil that provides evidence of the activities of…
Fossil
Preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the…
Mold
A type of fossil that is a hollow area in sediment in the sha…
11 terms
4-1 fossils
fossil
sedimentary rock
mold
cast
preserved remains or traces of living things.
the type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
a fossil formed when an organism is buried in sediment dissol…
a fossil that is a solid copy of an organisms shape, formed w…
fossil
preserved remains or traces of living things.
sedimentary rock
the type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
11 terms
Fossils Vocab 4-1
Fossil
Sedimentary rock
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains or traces of living things.
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
A fossil formed when an organismic buried in sediment dissolv…
A solid copy of the shape of an organism
Fossil
The preserved remains or traces of living things.
Sedimentary rock
The type of rock that is made of hardened sediment.
8 terms
Science 4-2 fossils
Relative age
Law of superposition
Extrusion
Unconformity
Age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Geologic principle that states that in horizontal layers do s…
Igneous rock layer formed when lava flows onto earths surface…
Place where an old, eroded rock surface is in contact with a…
Relative age
Age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Law of superposition
Geologic principle that states that in horizontal layers do s…
Fossils 4-1
Fossil
Sedimentary rock
Mold
Cast
The preserved remains or traces of living things
A type of rock that is made of harden sediment
A fossil formed when an organism buried in sediment devolves…
A fossil that is soild copy of an orginisms shap, formed when…
Fossil
The preserved remains or traces of living things
Sedimentary rock
A type of rock that is made of harden sediment
8 terms
Fossils 4-2
Relative age
Absolute age
Law of superposition
Extrusion
Age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Age of rock given as the number of years since that rock formed
Geologic principle that states that in horizontal layers of s…
Igneous rock layer formed when lava flows onto earths surface…
Relative age
Age of a rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Absolute age
Age of rock given as the number of years since that rock formed
8 terms
Science 4-2 fossils
Relative age
Absolute age
Law of superstition
Extrusion
The age of rock compared to the ages of rock layers
The age rock given the number of years since the rock formed
The geologic principle that states in horizontal layers of se…
An igneous rock layer former when lava flows onto earths surf…
Relative age
The age of rock compared to the ages of rock layers
Absolute age
The age rock given the number of years since the rock formed
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