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Radioactive dating lab activity

They should also understand that the atoms of any element are alike but are different from atoms of other elements.

Write a letter to a friend explaining what radiocarbon dating is.

Written below is the case as it appears on The Case of the Melting Ice student sheet.

The Case of the Melting Ice Frosty the Snowman lies melting in the funnels at your lab station.

There were no eyewitnesses, but there are several suspects. You need to determine the exact time at which Frosty was put into the funnels to melt away, leaving no trace.