How does the fossil record provide evidence that the modern whale evolved from the anthracotheres? a) the modern whale looks like their ancestor the anthracotheres. b) the modern whale has all of the same structures as their ancestor. c) there is not enough evidence to suggest the the modern whale evolved from the anthracotheres. d) the anthracotheres has a structure that is still present in the modern whale, but is no longer of use to the modern whale.
D it goes from old to new
Fossils provide evidence that organisms from the past are not the same as those found today, and demonstrate a progression of evolution. Scientists date and categorize fossils to determine when the organisms lived relative to each other
so the scientific use that to see how was the people or the animals in other timé
The fossil record shows the organisms that lived before us and how diverse life was in the past, as well as how diverse life is now. It all gives evidence of evolution which means even more diversity as different organisms adapt to different climates, etc.