Ch 24: Praxis General Science: Historical Geology

About This Chapter

Study this chapter to refresh your understanding of various aspects of historical geology. Consulting this chapter will give you a better grasp of this knowledge in anticipation of answering relative questions on the Praxis General Science exam.

Praxis General Science: Historical Geology - Chapter Summary

By studying this chapter, you will have the opportunity to review historical geology to help prepare you for the Praxis General Science exam. Topics developed for your information include:

  • Significant eras, eons, and other geological time frames
  • Geological evolution theories
  • Types of geological dating
  • Factors of fossil preservation

These lessons, developed by an expert in general science, are available to you in two formats: video and text transcripts. Both the videos and transcripts will highlight key terminology that will prove beneficial in your studies for the Praxis General Science test. After you study each lesson, you should take the accompanying practice quiz, which will give you an opportunity to gauge how well you comprehend the information you've studied.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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