Which answer correctly places the layers of rock in the proper order from oldest to youngest?a. D, Q, A, Z, fault, L b. D,Q,A, fault,Z, Lc. L,Z,fault,A,Q, D d. L,Z,A,fault,Q,D


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Which answer has the strata in the correct order from oldest to youngest?a. A,B,C,C,E, F b. A,B,C,E, D, Fc. F,E,C,D,B,A d. F,E,D,C,B,A
Which answer gives the correct order of layers from oldest to youngest?a. unconformity A,F,B,G,E, C,fault D b. unconformity A,F,fault D,G,B,Cc. E,G,B,fault D, unconformity A,F,C d. E,G,B,F, fault D, unconformity A,C
Which law of geology tells me that layer A is older than layer B?A. law of Original HorizontalityB. law of really old dirtC. Cross Cutting D. Superposition
Why would the third fossil to the right in layer D be a good example for an index fossil?A. it is a fishB. it is different than the others in its layerC. it is really oldD. it is only found over a short period of time in one geologic layer
What geologic law is used to show that intrusion C is younger than layer F?A. law of horizontalityB. law of superpositionC. law of really old dirtD. law of crosscutting relationship
This example is a good example of comparing two rock sites many hundreds of miles apart to make the geologic time scale. It is an example of fossil ____________.A. cross cutting B. correlationC. horizontality D. oldness
These two rock stratas were taken from two different states. Why is fossil E missing in the left column?A. never existed B. unconformityC. disconformity D. cross cutting
Is fossil A older or younger than fossil H?A. older, because it is found above mB. younger, because it is found above HC. older , because it is found below HD. younger because is is found below H
Which geologic law helps determine the relative ages of 3 and 6?A.. original horizontalityB. law of superpositionC. law of cross cuttingD. law of unconformity
Which geologic law helps to determine the relative ages of layers 1 and 5?A.. original horizontalityB. law of superpositionC. law of cross cuttingD. law of unconformity
Which fossil is the index fossil in these four strata?A. dark batwing brachiopod B. curled snail shell C. arthropod with legs
Give a reason that the curled snail shell is the best index fossil?A. it is oldest B. it is found in more than one layerC. it has lived through many rock layersD. it was present in only one short period of time
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