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What is Dendrochronology?
The process of counting tree rings to determine the age of a tree.
What is archaeolgy?
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics.
What does a bibliograhic test do?
The bibloigraphic test makes certain that the document we have today is essentially the same as the original.
What is The Principle of Superposition?
When artifacts are found in rock or earth that is layered, the deeper layers hold the older artifacts.
What is Known age?
The age of an artifact as determined by a date printed on it or a reference to the artifact in a work of history.
What is Geology?
The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that make up the earth.
What is Life science?
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to living organisms.