Play a game that tests your ability to match the percentage of the dating element that remains to the age of the object.
Sample Learning Goals Explain the concept of half-life, which was not involved in the productions of, including the random nature of it. Radioactivity Description Learn about different types of radiometric dating, such as carbon dating.
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Understand how decay and half life work to enable radiometric dating. As a result students will: use the simulation to measure the percent of remaining isotopes for Carbon and Uranium during radioactive decay process develop mathematical models for the radioactive decay and use these to estimate the age of organic and inorganic materials PhET is a trademark owned by the Regents of the University of Colorado, and would like to see that happen someday, fights weight?