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Dating methods . Types of methods . Superposition Relative dating Absolute dating Carbon 14 Potassium-argon or Rubidium-strontium. Absolute dating . What can we date. Any thing that is composed of organic material. How we date fossils in Florida . - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Dating Methods

Dating methods Types of methods SuperpositionRelative dating Absolute dating Carbon 14 Potassium-argon or Rubidium-strontium

Absolute dating

What can we dateAny thing that is composed of organic material

How we date fossils in Florida Biostratigraphy is the process of dating rocks by using the fossils contained within them, by using microfossils and macrofossils.

Correlation- is demonstrating that a particular horizon in one geological section represents the same period in another horizon

Problems with dating in Florida

Resources http://www.epgeology.com/geology

http://paleo.cc/kpaleo/fossdate.htm