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Title: Fossils, Rocks, and Time
Url: http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/fossils/index.html
Publisher: Geological Survey (U.S.)
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.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Geological time. Age of the earth
Science -- Geology -- Petrology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Fossils
Geology -- Geologic time
Geology -- Rocks
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 1997-06-26
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
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Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
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University First Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-05-10 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-05-04 11:34:35 (W3C-DTF)
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