Quick Troodon Facts: - Troodon means “wounding tooth” - They likely laid up to 2 dozen eggs at a time - They had binocular vision - Troodon was probably an omnivore - They were likely warm bloodied animals
Quick Therizinosaurus Facts: - Therizinosaurus means “scythe lizard” - Was about 3 car links long - Weighed as much as 3 brown bears - Could run as fast as an elephant - Its claws were as long as short swords
Quick Pachycephalosaurus Facts: - Pachycephalosaurus skull is 30 times thicker than a human's skull - It weighed as much as a brown bear - It was as long as a box truck - Is believed to have evolved from Hypsilophodon - It walked on 2 legs
Quick Baryonyx Facts: - Hunted fish like bears do - Baryonyx weighed as much as a rhino - Its name mean “heavy claw” -1st fish eating dinosaur ever discovered - May have also eaten other dinosaurs
Quick Compsognathus Facts: - Compsognathus was about the size of a chicken - It weighed as much as a squirrel - It could run as fast as an ostrich - Ate mostly lizards and insects - May have had feathers
Quick Dreadnoughtus Facts: - Dreadnoughtus weighed more than a 747 airplane - It also weighed more than 7 African Elephants - It was almost 9 car links long - Dreadnoughtus means “fear nothing” - It was named after a battleship
Quick Utahraptor Facts: - Weighed as much as a polar bear - Was ten times larger than Velociraptor - Utahraptor was almost 3 car links long - Could jump 15 feet high - Could run at speeds of over 20 MPH
Quick Iguanadon Facts - It weighed as much as a van - It was an herbivore - It could run as fast as a black mamba slithers - Its fossils have been found in Europe and the U.S - It was almost 5 car links long
Quick Carcharodontosaurus Facts: - Could swallow a human in one bite - Could run about 25 MPH - As long as four car links - Weighed as much as 2 Asian Elephants - Teeth as long as a butcher knife
Quick Parasaurolophus Facts: - They weighed as much as a full-size van - They were 4 car lengths long - Parasaurolophus was an herbivore - It's crest is built like a Crumhorn - It's max speed was 25 MPH
Quick Gorgosaurus Facts: - This dinosaur had a max speed of 28 MPH - It lived 76 million years ago - It weighed as much as a box truck - Was as long as 3 car links - It could bite through bone
Quick Apatosaurus Facts: - Another name for Apatosaurus is Brontosaurus. - This dinosaur was an herbivore - It could crack its tail at over 200 decibels - It's name means “deceptive lizard” - Likely, it was impossible for it to raise its head
Quick Deinonychus Facts: - These dinosaurs are believed to be highly intelligent - They stood about 5 feet tall - They weighed about as much as a man does - These dinosaurs are believed to have been warm blooded - This dinosaur had over 60 razor sharp teeth
Quick Ankylosaurus Facts: - Its armor was similar to that of a modern crocodile - Its tail was used like a weapon - Godzilla's nemesis Anguirus is based on Ankylosaurus - Fossils of this dinosaur have been found in Canada and Montana - Its armor made it almost impossible to be preyed upon
Quick Carnotaurus Facts: - The Carnotaurus can run as fast a kangaroo can hop - It weighed as much as 10 gorillas - Had tiny arms like a T Rex - Only one fossil of this dinosaur has yet been found - It knobby horns may have been used for combat.
Quick Dilophosaurus Facts: - Dilophosaurus may have been warm blooded - Its fossils have been found in North America and China - It is believed to have a top speed of about 20 MPH - Dilophosaurus weighed as much as 5 large boars - It was three times as long as a human is tall
Quick Argentinosaurus Facts: - This dinosaur weighed as much as 10 African Elephants! - It was almost as long as a football field is wide! - Its name means “Argentine Lizard” - They had a top speed of about 5 MPH—as fast as a turtle - They had a max height of about 4 stories.
Quick Giganotosaurus Facts: - Giganotosaurus had a 6 foot long head—as big as the average human! - This dinosaur could swallow a human being in one bite - It had almost 80 serrated teeth - Its largest teeth were 8 inches long - This dinosaur was as almost as long as a railroad car.
Quick Tyrannosaurus Facts: - This dinosaur had 60 razor sharp teeth - The teeth on the Tyrannosaurus could be up to 9 inches long - This dinosaur used its tail to maintain balance - The Tyrannosaurus weighed as much as an Asian Elephant - This dinosaur's top speed was about 18 MPH—faster than humans!
Quick Allosaurus Facts: - This dinosaur weighed about half as much as an African Elephant - It stood 16 feet tall; 3 feet taller than the average elephant - It was 40 feet or longer; this made it as long as 3 Hippos - Allosaurus means “different lizard” - It could move at about 20 MPH—the speed of a charging giraffe.