Relative dating is


09-Nov-2019 08:17

Similarly, dendrochronology measures the tree rings in trees and assumes they represent years.PALEONTOLOGY, AND in particular the study of dinosaurs, is an exciting topic to people of all ages.Relative dating does not provide actual numerical dates for the rocks.Fossils are important for working out the relative ages of sedimentary rocks.

Relative dating determines the age of artifacts or site, as older or younger or the same age as others, but does not produce precise dates.

Some types of relative dating techniques include climate chronology, dendrochronology, ice core sampling, stratigraphy, and seriation.