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|Authors||Dean Baird, Paul G. Hewitt|
|School / Organization||Rio Americano High School|
|Title||Radioactive Speed Dating|
|Simulations||Penentuan Umur Radiaktif|
|Keywords||Conceptual Physics Tech Lab, Phyz, half-life, radiometric dating, competition|
|Description||Correctly estimate the age of the various virtual objects (skulls, rocks, etc.) using the principles of radiometric dating. The activity is designed as an in-class competition between lab groups. Answer key available to classroom instructors with verifiable email addresses.|
|Level||High School, Middle School|
|Subject||Physics, Earth Science|
|Science as Inquiry - A|
|Physical Science - B|
|Life Science - C|
|Earth & Space Science - D|
|Science & Technology - E|
|Science in Personal and Social Perspective - F|
|History and Nature of Science - G|
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