D), 46 million. 2. Which of the following fossils are not found in sedimentary rock?
Need a Hint? A), frozen mammoths. B), petrified wood. C), amber. D), imprints.
Fossils are typically found in sedimentary rock, almost all of which were ... while
sedimentary rocks are found in most places, fossils are not so easy to find. ... "
Fossils are where you find them" paleontologists say, and these fossils were
Jan 23, 2011 ... Igneous rocks are formed directly from hot lava and would not be able to
preserve any ... A majority of fossils are found in sedimentary rocks.
Sep 9, 2010 ... Because most geologists insist the sedimentary rock layers were deposited ... So
when these fossilized animals (and plants) are found in the earth's ... the record
and there are no more fossils of that animal or plant in the strata ...
Sedimentary rock contains fossils because it was built up layer upon layer, ....
Even though no bones have been found, these tracks contain an abundance of ...
In many cases, entire bodies, layers, or formations (of sedimentary rocks) are
made completely ... Marine fossils are usually found in the sedimentary rocks
limestone and dolomite, which form by chemical (and some mechanical)
deposition in ...
That's why fossils can't be found in the igneous rocks. ... Simply the igneous rocks
(Which CAN NOT originally contain any FOSSIL) or the ... Finally, the
sedimentary rocks are the one type which can contain fossils because these
rocks are ...
The most important are Relative Dating, in which fossils and layers of rock are ...
Fossils are found in sedimentary rocks that formed when eroded sediments piled
up in ... These rock layers formed from sediments deposited in a lake. ... There
was no way to calculate an "absolute" age (in years) for any fossil or rock layer.
Most fossils are found in sedimentary rock, which is the most common type of
rock on earth ... Shale, sandstone, and limestone are types of sedimentary rocks
that often ... The scarcity of fossils in these rocks are due to the harsh manner in
which ... is very common, finding fossiliferous (fossil-bearing) rocks is not very
lava (found on the Earth's ... common fossils at Grand Canyon on the back page.
... Circle which rock family(ies) these rocks belong to : Sedimentary Igneous ...