Correlation Using Relative Ages

Correlation Using Relative Ages

A distinctive rock unit or index fossil can be correlated across a distance and help to piece together a geologic history for the region.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How does correlation help scientists determine the Earth's geologic history?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2
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