Power point covering 4-1 The fossil record.
Defines fossils, paleontologist, decomposition, permineralization, replacement, carbonization, molds, casts, original material, superposition, relative age, and absolute age.
Discusses how the fossil record documents the diversity, extinction, and change of many life forms throughout the history of Earth. Explains what fossils tell us and problems with the fossil record.
Covers how natural laws operate today as they did in the past as well as mass extinction.
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