Relative Dating and Laws of Stratigraphy

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SWBAT date give the relative age of a rock layer or fossil. 

Students read an article how trilobites were able to survive on Earth for 250 million years. Students then do a lab that demonstrates how to use Steno's laws for relative dating. 

 

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