Fossils

In this lesson, you will learn about how different types of fossils are formed, how fossils can be evidence for evolution and understand what we can learn about organisms from their fossils.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Choose three features of metamorphic rocks:

Select three (3) boxes

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Q2.What are metamorphic rocks formed from?

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Q3.What two features are required for forming metamorphic rock?

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Q4.What causes uplift of rock?

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Q5.What does the rock cycle show?

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Q6.What are strata?

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Q7.Describe particle movement in liquids (like in the mantle).

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Choose three features of metamorphic rocks:

Select three (3) boxes

1/7

Q2.What are metamorphic rocks formed from?

2/7

Q3.What two features are required for forming metamorphic rock?

3/7

Q4.What causes uplift of rock?

4/7

Q5.What does the rock cycle show?

5/7

Q6.What are strata?

6/7

Q7.Describe particle movement in liquids (like in the mantle).

7/7

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Lesson 5 Fossils

This quiz will test knowledge from the Fossils lesson AND prior knowledge

Q1.What are fossils?

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Q2.In which type of rock would you find fossils?

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Q3.Choose three common fossil types:

Select three (3) boxes

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Q4.What do fossils provide evidence for?

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Q5.Where are the oldest fossils found in rock?

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Q6.Which part of an organism doesn't produce fossils?

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Q7.What is the difference between weathering and erosion?

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Quiz:

Lesson 5 Fossils

This quiz will test knowledge from the Fossils lesson AND prior knowledge

Q1.What are fossils?

1/7

Q2.In which type of rock would you find fossils?

2/7

Q3.Choose three common fossil types:

Select three (3) boxes

3/7

Q4.What do fossils provide evidence for?

4/7

Q5.Where are the oldest fossils found in rock?

5/7

Q6.Which part of an organism doesn't produce fossils?

6/7

Q7.What is the difference between weathering and erosion?

7/7

Lesson summary: Fossils

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