Test #1 Review

Test #1 Review - Review Sheet for Historical Geology Exam...

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Review Sheet for Historical Geology Spring 2011 Exam One Know the TIME SCALE Know current events Science of Historical Geology Chapter 1 Scientific Method Uniformitarianism The 6 Kingdoms Taxonomic Classifiications Types of Fossilization Permineralization/replacement/carbonization/etc Taxonomic groups Archeobacteria/eubacteria/protista/fungi/animalia/plantae Early Geologists Chapter 2 Steno’s principles Superposition/ Original Horizontality/ Original Lateral Continuity Hutton’s principles X-cutting/inclusions Smith Principle Fossil correlation Index fossils Facies Fossils Unconformities Disconformity/ Nonconformaity/ Angular unconformity Chapter 3 Concept of Lithology Transgression/Regression Absolute Time Tree rings/varves/glacial ice/ Milankovitch –eccentricity/obliquity/precession Radiometric dating Isotopes Uranium to Lead, Carbon to Nitrogen, etc Know where each element is produced i.e core or atmosphere
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