Dating the fossil record worksheet
By 1830 Lyell's famous textbook, Principles of Geology, came out. Such was the age of the great creationist geologists!The principle of faunal succession in the geologic record was established by direct observation as early as 1799 by William Smith.
The fossil record leaves an inescapable impression on the honest observer.How long do you think it takes fossil fuel to form? Petroleum, which is Latin for “rock oil,” is a fossil fuel, meaning it developed naturally from decaying prehistoric plant and animal remains.Millions of years ago, much of the Earth was covered with swamp.Please note that some newer copyrights will require Flash Player 10 be installed for viewing of the online editions.If you do not have this software, please download it from Teachers: If your school or district has purchased print student editions, register now to access the full online version of the book.