Fossils Review: Question Preview (ID: 17007)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled FOSSILS REVIEW: Fossil And Geologic Time Review .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Trilobites can be used to study the passage of geologic time because_______.
a) their physical features changed throughout time b) they lived throughout the Paleozoic Era c) they burrowed into sediments d) they lived in oceans
A trace fossil is all of these except
a) bones b) footprints c) burrows d)
Index fossils are
a) lived for a short period of time in a wide area b) lived in many different generations c) lived for a long time d) lived in many different rock layers
Examples of Permineralized Remains
a) minerals that fill in spaces in bone and other hard parts b) footprints c) mold and cast d) insect in amber
Examples of Original Remains
a) Insect in Amber b) burrows left behind by ancient worms c) t- rex tooth d) T-rex leg bone
What does a fossil need to form?
a) Quick burial and hard parts b) Bones and microorganisms c) Not to be covered quickly to decompose d) Availability to scavengers
Everything is made up of ______
a) Carbon b) Nitrogen c) Oxygen d) Potasssium
What principle states that the oldest rock layer is on the bottom?
a) Superposition b) Correlation c) Absolute Dating d) Uniformity
Gaps in the rock layers are
a) Unconformities b) Index Fossils c) Half Lives d) None of the above
The best evidence that two land areas were once connected is the discovery that both have land masses
a) have the same climate b) are in the same stage of sucession c) exist along the same line of longitude d) have similar rocks and fossils
A type of fossil that is the hollow shape of an organism
a) Mold b) Cast c) Permineralized Remians d) Trace Fossils
Carbon Fim is
a) A thin film left behind when sediment covers an organism. b) an imprint of an animal in rock c) the bones of a once living organism d) the fur of an animal
Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 17007 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register