Study of fossils is known as(1) Palaeobotany(2) Anatomy(3) Ornithology (4) Paleontology

Answer: (4)

Paleontology is the research of Earth’s life history focused on fossils.  It is one of the historical sciences that aims to describe the phenomenon of the past and reconstruct the causes. It lies between biology and geology. Fossils are the remains of plants, animals, fungi, bacteria, and single-celled living beings replaced by rock material or impressions of rock-preserved organisms.

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