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Admin12.08.2021

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Easy to Recognize Index fossils have distinctive shapes.
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Admin31.08.2021

Geology: Characteristics Of Good Index Fossils

Previously, especially macro fossils such as ammonites and graptolites were used.
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Admin23.08.2021

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What if we lose hundreds? What is the most important use of index fossils to geologists? The fossils have to be geographically widespread, or found over large areas so that we can use them to match layers separated by huge distances.
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Admin02.09.2021

What 3 things are true about index fossils?

A shark would not be a good index fossil because the species has survived for too long.
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Admin18.06.2021

What characteristics make a good index fossil?

There are two types of fossils- the body fossils and the trace fossils.
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Admin17.06.2021

What 3 things are true about index fossils?

Preserved remains become fossils if they reach an age of about 10,000 years.
Admin05.07.2021

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What is the difference between fossils and index fossils? Extinction is the complete disappearance of a species from Earth.
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Admin25.06.2021

What can index fossils be used to discover?

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Admin04.07.2021

What 3 things are true about index fossils?

Humans have distinct hard parts, and we often bury our dead.
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