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A group could be a crowd of people in a movie theater, or the members of a family sitting around the dinner table, what some call "small groups".
Corporations, factories, university systems, and even communities are groups too.
Structural functional theory (SFT) allows for major institutions, such as the economy, religion, polity, education and family, to be considered groups in the grandest sense. The theory has been written in forms that allow hypotheses to be derived and tested.
Archaeology dating techniques can assure buyers that their item is not a fake by providing scientific reassurance of the artefact's likely age.
Archaeological scientists have two primary ways of telling the age of artefacts and the sites from which they came: relative dating and absolute dating.