Login

Question about Evolution: Fossil Record

Biology

Originais Teachy

Evolution: Fossil Record

Medium

(Originais Teachy 2023) - Question Medium of Biology

A group of paleontologists recently discovered a sequence of layered rocks in a remote area. Within these layers, they found a variety of fossils from different species, organized in a particular order. Based on this fossil record, what conclusions could the scientists draw about the evolutionary relationships and the progression of life forms over time in this region?
a.
The scientists can conclude that all the species found in the layers coexisted at the same time.
b.
The scientists can only identify the species of the fossils, but cannot draw any conclusions about their evolutionary relationships or progression over time.
c.
The scientists can only determine the age of the rocks, not the fossils within them.
d.
The scientists can draw conclusions about the evolutionary relationships between the species and the progression of life forms over time in this region by analyzing the ages and identities of the fossils found within each layer of the sequence of layered rocks.
e.
The scientists can conclude that the species found in the upper layers are younger, but cannot determine any evolutionary relationships.

Answer:

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Curabitur id consequat justo. Cras pellentesque urna ante, eget gravida quam pretium ut. Praesent aliquam nibh faucibus ligula placerat, eget pulvinar velit gravida. Nam sollicitudin pretium elit a feugiat. Vestibulum pharetra, sem quis tempor volutpat, magna diam tincidunt enim, in ullamcorper tellus nibh vitae turpis. In egestas convallis ultrices.
Emoji eyes

Answer

You must have a teacher account to see the answer

Emoji eyes
Iara Tip

IARA TIP

Are you preparing an exam or test?

With Teachy, it's possible to generate these materials automatically, without spending hours searching for questions ūüėČ

Those who search for this subject, also viewed these questions...
Teachy logo

We reinvent the lives of teachers with artificial intelligence

Instagram LogoLinkedIn LogoTwitter LogoYoutube Logo
BR flagUS flagES flagMX flagPE flagAR flagCO flag
CL flagIN flagID flagPH flagVN flagNG flagFR flag

2023 - All rights reserved