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ConcepTest: Relative Planet Ages part of Examples
How old are other planets in the Universe in comparison to the planets in our Solar System? a. Other planets are older than the planets in our Solar System. b. Other planets are younger than the planets in our ...

ConcepTest: Cross Section Explaination part of Examples
During fieldwork in the western U.S., an experienced geologist sketched the cross section below showing three different units of tilted rocks and their relative ages. What could you best infer from this diagram? a. ...

ConcepTest: Relative Layer Age #37 part of Examples
Examine the image of rock layers below. Which letter represents the rock unit that was formed most recently? Image courtesy of USGS a. A b. B c. C

ConcepTest: Angluar Unconformity Sequence of Events part of Examples
The diagram below shows rock units with their age in millions of years. When did crustal deformation (uplift or mountain building) occur? a. less than 60 million years ago b. more than 200 million years ago c. ...

ConcepTest: Unconformity Explaination part of Examples
Which of the following sequence of events would best explain what happened between deposition of layers C and E illustrated in the diagram below? a. Uplift only. b. Uplift, erosion, then sea level rise. c. Uplift ...

ConcepTest: Deformation Sequence of Events part of Examples
The diagram below shows rock units with their age in millions of years. When did deformation (uplift or mountain building) occur? a. less than 60 million years ago b. more than 200 million years ago c. between ...

ConcepTest: Relative Layer Age #35 part of Examples
Examine the image of rock layers below. Which sequence of letters best represents the order in which the layers were formed (from oldest to youngest)? Image courtesy of USGS a. B, C, D, A b. C, B, D, A c. C, D, B, ...

ConcepTest: Relative Layer Age #36 part of Examples
Examine the image of rock layers below. Which letter represents the rock unit that was formed earliest? Image courtesy of USGS a. A b. B c. C

ConcepTest: Relative Layer Age #39 part of Examples
What principle would be the best to apply to determine the relative order in which rock units A and B in the image below were formed? Image courtesy of USGS a. Original horizontality b. Cross-cutting relationships ...

ConcepTest: Relative Layer Age #38 part of Examples
Examine the image of rock layers below. Which sequence of letters best represents the order in which the rock units were formed (from oldest to youngest)? Image courtesy of USGS a. B, A, C b. C, B, A c. B, C, A d. ...

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