Posted by **Nicole** on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 4:30pm.

Carbon-14 has a half-life of about 5,600 years. Archaeologists analyze a piece of wood found at an ancient village site and determine that, of he initial 100 grams of Carbon-14 in the wood, onl 3.125 grams are left. How old is the wood?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Chemistry - A piece of wood found in an ancient city has a carbon-14 to carbon-...
- earth science - what would be the chart to use for carbon 14 whcih has a half ...
- Alg2 - A piece of wood discovered in an archaeological dig was found to have ...
- physics - A wooden artifact is found in an ancient tomb. Its carbon-14 activity ...
- math - the bridge was built, the wood contained 15 grams of carbon-14. How much ...
- chemistry - A wooden object from a prehistoric site has a carbon-14 activity of ...
- chem - Can someone please help me with the following questions? 1:Suppose you ...
- physics - If an archaeologist finds an ancient fire pit containing partially ...
- science - The half-life of carbon-14 is 5730 years. If we start with 10 grams of...
- science - The half-life of carbon-14 is 5730 years. If we start with 10 grams of...

More Related Questions