Law Of Superposition Worksheet Answers
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The law of superposition is key to understanding stratigraphy and this quiz worksheet will help you assess your understanding of the scientific law.
Law of superposition worksheet answers. Below is a stratigraphy map showing the different layers of soil deposit layers a g. D e superposition j k superposition f b k n a j d m h c l g e 8 refer to the cross section above. About this quiz worksheet.
Law of superposition scientists use a basic principle called the law of superposition to determine the relative age of a layer of sedimentary rock. Face from a ceramic doll 5. Some of the worksheets for this concept are layers and laws earth blocks modeling geologic events one layer at a time superposition exercises on electrostatics exercise 1 the principle of superposition and its application in superposition and standing waves name period superposition examples.
For each of the following pairs of rock layers identify the relative dating law that you used to determine which bed was older and which was younger. Piece of a glass bottle 4. Within these layers different artifacts were found numbered 1 9.
Answer the following questions keeping in mind the law of superposition. Clay pottery sherd 7. Circle the letter of the younger bed.
The law of superposition states that an un deformed sedimentary rock layer is older than the layers above it and younger than the layers below it. Some of the worksheets displayed are who dunit and the law of superposition 2 5 superposition examples layers and laws work principles of geology superposition work chapter 5 superposition of waves relative dating work work the geological time scale. Some of the worksheets for this concept are layers and laws principles of geology work answers name relative dating work principles of geology o earth blocks modeling geologic events one layer at a time ws dge u1 principles of geology work answers relative dating work name period.
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