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#1: Why do
we call the site DhRl 16?
DhRl 16 IS A BORDEN NUMBER,
USED BY ARCHAEOLOGISTS TO
MAP OUT WHERE THE SITE IS IN
is the method that archaelogists use?
THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD, OF COURSE!!
#3: What tool is used a lot
is the scientific term used when scientists predict something?
First Nations People live in the area of DhRl 16?
THE STO:LO FIRST NATIONS PEOPLE
#6: Name two types of excavation
ANY OF TRENCH, AREAL, VERTICAL,
#7: What were the biggest features
found at DhRl 16?
to stratigraphy, which would be the oldest layer of ground,
the one on the surface, or
the one a few feet below the surface?
THE ONE A FEW FEET BELOW THE
SURFACE (THE DEEPER, THE OLDER)
the instrument archaeologists use to survey a site:
#10: Is archaeology
expensive or cheap?
PROFESSIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY IS
one of the techniques used to identify very tiny objects like
seeds, beads and bones (hint:
there was two discussed):
SCREENING AND FLOATATION
#12: Which type of remains
do archaeologists recover most often,
organic or inorganic?
INORGANIC, BECAUSE IT PRESERVES
FAR BETTER THAN INORGANIC
What is the best thing about archaeology?
THERE IS NO RIGHT ANSWER HERE,
ANYTHING THAT YOU LIKE CAN
BE THE BEST THING ABOUT ARCHAEOLOGY!!
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