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Problem 11 Easy Difficulty

What are some limitations of radiocarbon dating using ${ }^{14} \mathrm{C} ?$

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As you know, they ate half life of carbon 14 is only 5007 30 years. So carbon 14 getting is that's good. Only effective on samples. Yeah. Data. Less than 50,000 years. Yeah. Love. Yeah. And Normandy. Okay, mm hmm. Edges of specimen Older than 50,000. Yeah. 50,000 years. Yeah. Scientist need a nice stuff. Mm. Very long half life. This is the limitation of parent for being getting. Thank you for watching video.