name: camille ignacio


Geologic Time Chart Fill in the blanks with the appropriate information that completes the chart below.



Era

Period
Major Events
Paleozoic
(1) CAMBRIAN
First Reptiles
Cenozoic
Quaternary
(2) ICE AGES & AGE OF MAN
(3) MESOZOIC
Jurassic
Pangaea begins to break up
Precambrian
Archean
(4) The oldest fossils are of bacteria/archaea dating from 3000 M. The oldest rock is dated at 3800 M.
Cenozoic
(5) EOCENE
Rocky Mountains begin to form
(6) PALEOZOIC
Mississippian
Coal forming forests
Mesozoic
(7) JURASSIC
Mosasaurs inhabited the earth
(8) PALEOZOIC
Ordovician
First fish
Paleozoic
Permian
(9) UPLIFT AND EROSION
Cenozoic
(10) PALEOCENE
Individual continents take shape