Radioactive Dating Game - Interactive Simulation

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Learn about different types of radiometric dating, such as carbon dating. Understand how decay and half life work to enable radiometric dating to work. Play a game that tests your ability to match the percentage of the dating element that remains to the age of the object.

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June 2014
Another great simulation to help our students visualize science. Thanks!
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January 2012
An excellent resource for not only teaching radioactivity but for how science works also. Variables are easy to control and the animations are very clear.