Auth with social network: While the method cannot be counted on to give good, unequivocal results, the numbers do impress people, and save them the trouble of thinking excessively. My presentations Profile Feedback Log out. Click on this link to access the Carbon. Ralph and Henry M. Carbon can only be used to date organic material — Why? Condensed Matter PhysicsCreation ex nihilo,p.
Carbon dating accuracy is dependent upon an assumption — What is the assumption?
CARBON DATING Determining the actual age of fossils.
It comprises about 1. There is very little C remaining in the fossil 3. There are also difficulties to be overcome that have nothing to do with the math. The starting amount of C in the fossil. Things we need to know A critical assumption How old is old: