What Is Relative Dating?


Don't jump to conclusions, relative dating does not mean to date one's cousin. Relative dating is a system that determines the order in which something happened versus determining the actual age. You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Relative_dating
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Relative dating is a dating technique which tries to determine the relative order of past events or the age of an artifact based on factors such as location, type, similarity (to other objects) and stratigraphic information.
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Relative dating in archaeology refers to the method of determining how old something is by comparing it to other items found in the area. The limitation to this ...
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