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Sedimentary and Fossil Formation. Sedimentary Formation. Consists of small pieces of: -Wood -Rock -Sand -Soil. Formation. Heat and Pressure over a long period of time Always has layers Sometimes has fossils. Why do you think fossils can be found in Sedimentary Rock?.

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Sedimentary formation
Sedimentary Formation

  • Consists of small pieces of:

    -Wood

    -Rock

    -Sand

    -Soil


Formation
Formation

  • Heat and Pressure over

    a long period of time

  • Always has layers

  • Sometimes has fossils



Fossil formation
Fossil Formation

Fossils are NOTFossil Fuels!!!


What are fossils then
What are Fossils then?

  • They are micro-organisms that decay over time from heat and pressure.

  • Fossils can be the bone that is left

  • Foot print

  • Impressions from plants


Where are they
Where are they?

Mainly found in sedimentary rock!

Has to be wet or damp!





5. What can we infer about the environment of the fossil below?

  • ate meat

    b. lived in water

    c. lived in the desert


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