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Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the techniques used to date the age of the Earth, fossils, and other ancient materials?

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Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the techniques used to date the age of the Earth, fossils, and other ancient materials?

1) It is not possible to directly date a fossil.
2) It is not possible to directly date a rock or rock layer.
3) Stratigraphy is an example of relative dating-- arranging things in order of relative age, but without any actual dates.
4) Carbon 14 (radiocarbon) dating can be used to date the age of the Earth.
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Which of the following statements is/are correct regarding the techniques used to date the age of the Earth, fossils, and other ancient materials? Answers 2) It is not possible to directly date a...

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